Collette Abbott, headshot 2021
Acting Instructor
Medicine
Global Health Pathway Director for UW Internal Medicine Residency Program

Faculty Information

Biography

Dr. Abbott is a Hospitalist at Harborview Medical Center and an Acting Instructor of Medicine at the University of Washington.

Dr. Abbott earned her undergraduate degree from Princeton University and her medical degree from New York University. She completed her internship and residency at the University of Washington, followed by a UW Chief Residency in Global Health, in Naivasha, Kenya. She is committed to Global Health, teaching, and medical care. She works clinically in Hospital medicine at Harborview and oversees students and residents in clinical practice. She is the UW IM Residency Program Global Health Pathway Director, where she teaches a GH course and mentors Pathway residents.
 

Education & Training: 
MD
New York University
New York, NY
2016
Residency in Internal Medicine
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
2016–2019
Chief Resident of Global Health, Clinical Education Partnership Initiative
University of Washington, Naivasha County Referral Hospital
Kenya
2019–2020
Honors: 
Sigma Xi Society
2010
Cum Laude, Princeton University
2010
NYU President’s Service Award, LGBTQ People in Medicine
2013
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Research & Clinical Interests
Research Interests: 
  • Global Health
  • Medical education
  • LGBTQ health
Clinical Interests: 
  • General Internal Medicine, Hospital Medicine
  • LGBTQ health
Publications
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