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Specialities

Genetic counseling, Primary care - internal medicine

Languages

English

Biography

Gail Jarvik, M.D., Ph.D., is a board certified geneticist and head of the Genetic Medicine Clinic and Center on Human Development and Disability at UW Medical Center. She is the UW’s Arno G. Motulsky endowed chair of Medical Genetics, a UW professor of Medicine and Genome Sciences and an adjunct professor of Epidemiology.

As a medical geneticist, Dr. Jarvik offers information and diagnostic options for patient-directed, family-centered care.

 Dr. Jarvik earned her M.D. at the University of Iowa and her Ph.D at the University of Michigan. She is board-certified in both Internal Medicine and Medical Genetics. Her research focuses on the genetic basis of common diseases, including cardiovascular disease, dementia, and cancer, as well as the implementation of genomic medicine. She is a Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences, among other honors.

Personal Interests

In her free time Dr. Jarvik enjoys family activities and reading.

Genetic Medicine Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St. Seattle, WA 981957720

206.598.4030

General neurology, Genetic counseling, Medical dermatology

Center on Human Development and Disability (CHDD) at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St. Seattle, WA 981957720

206.598.4317

Audiology, Autism, Cardiology, Genetic counseling

Univ. of Iowa

Medical education, 1987

Univ. of Michigan SOM

Ph.D, 1986, Human Genetics

UW - Dept. of Genetics

Fellowship, Internal Medicine

Hosp. of the Univ. of PA

Residency, Internal Medicine

Hosp. of the Univ. of PA

Internship, Internal Medicine

 

Board Certifications
  • Clinical Genetics, 1993, American Board of Medical Genetics