Dr. Bruce Psaty, professor, was named the 2018 Distinguished Alumnus by the School of Public Health. This is the School's highest honor for outstanding service and achievement in public health. 

Dr. Psaty has made exceptional contributions to the School’s mission of research, teaching, and service, including developing UW’s first course in cardiovascular disease epidemiology in his early years with UW. He will deliver the School’s annual Distinguished Alumni Award Lecture on February 27, 2018.

Bruce Psaty, headshotAdditionally, Clarivate Analytics recently identified Dr. Psaty and Dr. Graham Nichol as Highly Cited Researchers in 2017. Every year, Clarivate Analytics compiles a global list recognizing leading researchers in the sciences and social sciences. As their website explains, “The citation analysis identifies the most frequently cited researchers as determined by the extent to which their papers have supported, influenced, inspired and challenged other researchers around the globe. It identifies authors who have consistently won peer approval from international researchers in the form of high citation counts.” Dr. Psaty has over 850 publications to his credit.

Dr. Psaty is a professor of medicine, epidemiology and health services; co-director of the UW Cardiovascular Health Research Unit; an investigator at Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute; and a practicing general internist at Harborview Medical Center.

Source: DOM Week