Christopher Allen Sanford, M.D. is a UW clinical assistant professor of family medicine.
Dr. Sanford's clinical interests include preventive medicine, tropical medicine, traveler's health and patient education.
Dr. Sanford's research projects include a study on the effect of antimalarials on the risk of travelers' diarrhea and an evaluation of "knowledge gaps" within the field of travel medicine. His other research interests include the teaching of medicine in low-resource settings, and health risks, including motor vehicle accidents, of urban centers in the developing world.
Dr. Sanford is establishing a three-year area of concentration in global health at the UW Neighborhood Northgate Clinic.