Emily Maria Godfrey M.D., M.P.H.

Emily Maria Godfrey M.D., M.P.H.

Bio

Dr. Godfrey is an Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine and in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Family Planning.…

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Patient Care Philosophy

"I believe in understanding my patients in the context of their person, partnerships, family and community. I am committed to helping my patients make choices that empower them to live healthy and productive lives."

Personal Interests

Yoga and meditation, traveling, bicycling, hiking, cross country skiing, cooking

Clinical Interests

Adolescent Health, women's health, men's sexual health, prevent care, outpatient, procedural care, and obstetrics

Research Interests

Dissemination and implementation of evidence-based guidelines into primary care, contraceptive compliance, abortion care in primary care settings, prevention of teenage pregnancy

Education

  • InstitutionCredentialYear
  • Medical College of Wisconsin Medical CenterMedical education1997
  • Centers for Disease Control and PreventionFellowship
  • Stroger Hospital of Cook CountyFellowship
  • University of Illinois at ChicagoTeaching Appointment
  • University of Illinois at ChicagoTeaching Appointment
  • University of RochesterFellowship
  • University of RochesterMaster
  • University of RochesterTeaching Appointment
  • West Suburban Medical CenterInternship
  • West Suburban Medical CenterResidency

Board Certifications

  • CertificationSpecialtyYear
  • American Board of Family MedicineFamily Medicine2000
Dr. Godfrey is an Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine and in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Family Planning. Dr. Godfrey specializes in family planning and outpatient women's health care. She completed her medical school at the Medical College of Wisconsin in 1997 and her residency at West Suburban Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program in Oak Park, Illinois. She then completed a fellowship in Family Planning and Master's of Public Health (M.P.H.) degree at the University of Rochester in Rochester New York in 2003. She is board certified in Family Medicine.

Dr. Godfrey comes to the University of Washington with 6 years experience as an academic family physician in Chicago, Illinois. She also served as a Family Planning Epidemiology and Public Health Fellow at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Division of Reproductive Health. During her tenure at CDC, Dr. Godfrey provided technical assistance for national evidence-based contraceptive guidance for health care providers, and served as the clinical expert for Title X family planning national guidance for women's and men's reproductive health clinical services.

Currently, Dr. Godfrey shares her clinical expertise at two clinical sites: UWNC Northgate Family Medicine Clinic and the UW Women's Health Care Clinic (WHCC) at Roosevelt. She has an interest in comprehensive family planning, well women care and basic men's sexual health services.

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