Ellen Schur, headshot
Associate Professor
Medicine
Co-Director, Adipose Tissue and Obesity Core
Co-Director, UW Medicine Weight Loss Management Center

Faculty Information

Biography

Dr. Ellen Schur is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Harborview Medical Center. She currently sees patients at the UW Medicine Weight Loss Management Center at the UW Medical Center. Dr. Schur also teaches and mentors medical students, physician fellows, and graduate students who are interested in clinical research on obesity.

Dr. Schur welcomes emailed queries about research opportunities.

Education & Training: 
MD
Stanford University, School of Medicine
Stanford, CA
1999
Residency in Internal Medicine, Primary Care Track
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
1999–2002
MS
University of Washington, School of Public Health and Community Medicine
Seattle, WA
2008
Honors: 
Phi Beta Kappa
1991
Stanford Alumni Medical Student Scholar
1995
Stanford Excellence in Teaching Commendation
1995
NIDDK Neuroimaging in Obesity Research Workshop Travel Award
2008
Marian E. Smith Junior Faculty Research Award Nominee
2009
Diabetes Endocrinology Research Center Pilot and Feasibility Award
2010
Clinician-Scientist of the Year
2012
Royalty Research Fund Award
2013
Royalty Research Fund Award
2016