Dr. Gernsheimer is director of the UW Medical Transfusion Service and a UW professor of medicine in the division of hematology. She has expertise in…
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Patient Care Philosophy
I enjoy developing relationships with my patients and educating them about their diagnosis so that we can make decisions about their care together. I believe sharing in these decisions allows us to prioritize their concerns and make the most appropriate choices for their lifestyle.
Ballet, international travel, dogs and gardening.
Thrombocytopenia; ITP; thrombocytopenia of pregnancy; bleeding disorders; platelet transfusion therapy; autoimmune hemolytic anemia.
Platelet growth factors; treatment of ITP; platelet transfusion therapy; transfusion of the stem cell transplant patient.
|State Univ. of New York at Stony Brook||Medical education||1979
|New England Deaconess Hosp.(Boston)||Internship||
|New England Deaconess Hosp.(Boston)||Residency||
|UW - Dept. of Medicine||Fellowship||