BiographyElizabeth Dorn, M.D., D.T.M.H., is a physician in Harborview's Emergency Department and a UW associate professor of Emergency Medicine.
In addition to general emergency medicine, Dr. Dorn is has post-doctorate education in Tropical Medicine and previous basic science work in Ophthalmology. She enjoys teaching medical students and residents to focus on translating patients' presentations and stories into diagnostic criteria to accurately workup and treat.
Dr. Dorn earned her M.D. at the UW. She went on to study tropical disease at the London School of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. She has worked in Bolivia, Peru, Guatemala, Haiti and Syria with refugee communities and in ongoing rural provider education. She is currently actively involved in the Quality Assessment Committee at Harborview Emergency Department, manager of the Harborview Emergency Department WIKI website and in ongoing collaborative research with the UW Department of Ophthalmology.
Personal InterestsIn her free time, Dr. Dorn enjoys local theater, mountaineering, yoga and languages.
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Fellowship, 2009, Tropical Medicine & Hygeine
Univ. of Washington, School of Medicine
Medical education, 1995
Highland General Hospital
Residency, Emergency Medicine
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Internship, General Internal Medicine
- Emergency Medicine, 2010, American Board of Emergency Medicine