Dr. Elmore is a professor of medicine and adjunct professor of epidemiology at University of Washington, as well as an affiliate investigator with the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and the Group Health Research Institute.
Dr. Elmore conducts scientific research on diagnostic accuracy of screening and medical tests and methods to increase engagement with patients via the OpenNotes project (www.myopennotes.org).
Dr. Elmore received her medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine and completed residency training in internal medicine at Yale-New Haven Hospital, with advanced training in epidemiology from the Yale School of Epidemiology and Public Health and the RWJF Clinical Scholars Program. In addition, she was a RWJF generalist physician faculty scholar.
After five years as a faculty member at Yale University, Dr. Elmore moved to the University of Washington in 1995. She was head of general internal medicine at Harborview Medical Center from 2000 to 2010.
Dr. Elmore is board certified in internal medicine and serves on many national and international committees.