Stefanie Deeds, headshot
Assistant Professor
Medicine
Director, Primary Care Innovation Lab, VA Puget Sound

Faculty Information

Biography

Dr. Deeds is an internist and primary care doctor at the Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System. As faculty at the UW School of Medicine, she supervises physicians in primary care clinics and on inpatient medicine rotations at the VA. Dr. Deeds is the Director of the Primary Care Innovation Lab at VA Puget Sound, through which she leads a team that supports the design and testing of quality improvement and operational projects. She enjoys mentoring residents and students interested in primary care and in working on educational and quality improvement projects. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and traveling. 

Education & Training: 
MD
Case Western Reserve School of Medicine
Cleveland, OH
2013
Residency in Internal Medicine
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
2013–2016
Chief Residency in Internal Medicine
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
2016
Honors: 
Phi Beta Kappa, University of Michigan
2009
Excellence in Teaching Award, University of Washington School of Medicine
2014
Alpha Omega Alpha
2017
Research & Clinical Interests
Research Interests: 
  • Clinical Efficiency
  • Healthcare Delivery
  • Electronic Medical Record Tools
  • Quality Improvement
  • Primary Care Training
Clinical Interests: 
  • Preventative Health
  • Management of Chronic Conditions
  • Women’s Health
  • Shared Decision Making
  • Clinical Efficiency
Publications
Publications: