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Specialties

Primary care - family medicine, Travel medicine

Languages

English

Biography

Christopher Allen Sanford MD, MPH, DTM&H is a board-certified family medicine physician with interests in travelers’ health, public health, and tropical medicine. He sees both family medicine and travel patients at the UW Neighborhood Northgate Clinic. He is an associate professor of family medicine and global health, and directs the UW Dept. of Family Medicine Global Health Fellowship.

Dr. Sanford's research projects include a study on the effect of antimalarials on the risk of travelers' diarrhea and an evaluation of "knowledge gaps" within the field of travel medicine. His other research interests include the teaching of medicine in low-resource settings, and health risks, including motor vehicle accidents, of urban centers in the developing world.

Personal Interests

In his spare time Dr. Sanford enjoys international travel and spending time with his family. 
UW-Neighborhood-Northgate-Clinic

UW Neighborhood Northgate Clinic

314 NE Thornton Place Seattle, WA 98125

206.528.8000

Acute illness and injury, Adolescent medicine, Behavioral healthcare, Children's care

Harvard School of Public Health

Master Public Health, 2005

San Jose Medical Center Family Practice Program

Residency, 1988, Family Medicine

San Jose Medical Center Family Practice Program

Internship, 1986, Family Medicine

UCSD, School of Medicine

Medical education, 1985

San Jose Medical Center Family Practice Program

Residency, Family Medicine

San Jose Medical Center Family Practice Program

Internship, Family Medicine

 

Board Certifications
  • Family Medicine, 1988, American Board of Family Medicine