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Specialities

Hematology

Languages

English

Biography

Janis Abkowitz, M.D., is a board certified physician at SCCA and UW Medicine's head of Hematology. She js the UW's Clement A. Finch professor of Medicine and a UW professor of Hematology and adjunct professor of Genome Sciences. She has been listed as a Top Doctor by U.S. News and World Report and Seattle Met magazine.

Dr. Abkowitz enjoys her multiple roles as a physician, medical researcher and educator.

Dr. Abkowitz earned her M.D. at Harvard. She is board certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology. In her roles as councilor to the National Institutes of Health, president of the American Society of Hematology and member of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences, she is involved with clinical and research priorities and hematological leadership at the national level.

Personal Interests

In her free time Dr. Abkowitz enjoys travel, hiking, camping, backpacking and basketball.
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance at South Lake Union

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance at South Lake Union

825 Eastlake Ave. E Seattle, WA 98109

855.557.0555

Breast cancer, Cancer care, Colorectal cancer, Gynecologic oncology

Harvard Medical School

Medical education, 1977

Univ. of Washington

Fellowship

Univ. of Washington

Fellowship, Internal Medicine

Beth Israel Medical Center

Internship, Internal Medicine

Beth Israel Medical Center

Residency, Internal Medicine

 

Board Certifications
  • Medical Oncology, 1983, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Hematology (Int Med), 1982, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine, 1980, American Board of Internal Medicine