Hospital Medicine Program

Hospital Medicine Faculty

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We provide local, regional, and national leadership in medical education, enhancing care delivery and more

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Hospital Medicine Faculty provide local, regional, and national leadership in the following areas:

  • medical education
  • enhancing the quality, safety, and efficiency of care delivery
  • promoting optimal patient care experiences
  • care coordination
  • information technology

Exceptional Inpatient care

We provide exceptional general internal medicine patient care, teaching, and research focused on the inpatient care environment. The Program covers three clinical sites: Harborview Medical CenterUW Medical Center – MontlakeUW Medical Center – Northwest, and the VA Puget Sound Health Care System.

Clinical activities include primary general internal medicine care of hospitalized patients as well as a variety of medicine consultative services.

A robust Faculty Development Program provides high-quality educational sessions that advance Hospital Medicine Faculty and Trainee knowledge and skills. Our Academic Research Coach program ensures that faculty at all career stages have advice from a dedicated and experienced senior healthcare scientist to design, execute, and publish a successful research, education, or quality improvement project. A core commitment to academic medicine, the pursuit of excellence, innovation, and professionalism run across this broad array of activities.

Hospitalist Jobs Available at UW Medicine

Hospitalist jobs and nocturnist positions are available at Harborview, UWMC – Montlake, UWMC – Northwest, and the VA Puget Sound Health Care System. Additional information on the job application process is available on our employment page

Spotlight on Early Career Hospitalists

The Hospital Medicine Faculty Spotlights celebrate the diverse achievements of our junior faculty. Each spotlight details the mentorship and support these individuals received to achieve early success in their niche. We encourage potential applicants to peruse these documents to gain a sense of the many pathways to excellence available to our faculty.


Tyler Albert

Tyler Albert, MD

VA-Based Medical Education Innovator and Scholar


Full-Time Clinical Faculty

Stephanie Field

Stephanie Field, MD

HMC-Based Quality Leader

Lindee Strizich

Lindee Strizich, MD, MsC

UW-Based GME and Clinical Leader


Luke Wander

Pandora (Luke) Wander, MD, MS, FACP

VA-Based Type 2 Diabetes Investigator

David Watkins

David Watkins, MD, MPH

HMC-Based International Health Policy Expert