Joe Zunt M.D., M.P.H.

 Joe Zunt M.D., M.P.H.

Specialties and Expertise

Infectious Diseases, Neurology


Neurology, Neurosciences


English, Spanish


Primary Location

Neurology Clinic at Harborview

410 9th Ave., 4th Floor
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206.520.5000|Map It 


Joe Zunt M.D., M.P.H., a board-certified neurologist, is co-director of the University of Washington/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research International Core and Principal Investigator of several Fogarty-funded global health training programs.

Dr. Zunt earned his M.D. from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. He completed his neurology residency and infectious diseases fellowship at the University of Washington, Seattle.

Dr. Zunt has built a collaborative research and training network involving UW and medical centers, nongovernmental organizations and universities throughout Peru. His research interests in Peru include viral and "tropical" infections of the nervous system; and clinical, neurologic and virologic manifestations of HIV, HTLV-I, and HTLV-II infections and coinfections in the general population and in marginalized populations.

Dr. Zunt is a UW professor in the departments of Neurology and Global Health and an adjunct professor in the departments of Medicine and Epidemiology. 


UW - School of Public HealthMaster1998
Univ. of Minnesota, MinneapolisMedical education1991
UW - Dept. of NeurologyResidencyNeurology
UW - Division of General Internal MedicineInternshipMedicine
UW - Infectious DiseasesFellowship


Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry & NeurologyNeurology2004
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