Heather Leigh Evans M.D., M.S.

Heather Leigh Evans M.D., M.S.

Bio

Dr. Evans has been selected as a scholar in the UW K12 Mentored Career Development Program in Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER), which is funded by…

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Patient Care Philosophy

"As a trauma and acute care surgical provider and surgical intensivist, I am deeply committed to extending the highest level of service to my patients and their families in their time of crisis."

Personal Interests

Singing, piano, knitting and family.

Clinical Interests

Laparoscopy.

Research Interests

Prevention, early diagnosis and treatment of healthcare associated infections, including surgical infections; comparative effectiveness research; applied clinical informatics; medical decision-making.

Education

InstitutionCredentialYear
Univ. of VirginiaMaster2004
Univ. of Rochester SOMMedical education1999
Univ. of Virginia Medical SchoolInternship
Univ. of Virginia Medical SchoolResidency
UW - Dept. of Critical Care SurgeryFellowship

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD1999

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
American Board of SurgerySurgical Critical Care2008
American Board of SurgeryGeneral Surgery2007
Dr. Evans has been selected as a scholar in the UW K12 Mentored Career Development Program in Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER), which is funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Her mentors are Drs. David Flum and Ron Maier from the Department of Surgery and Dr. David Veenstra from the Department of Pharmacy. The award provides funding for 2010-2013, training, research funding and salary support to develop skills and a program of research in CER with a focus on dissemination and implementation.

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