Joann G. Elmore
J. G. Elmore received the M.D. and M.P.H. degrees. Elmore is a Professor of medicine at the School of Medicine, the University of Washington (UW), Seattle, Wash, USA, an Adjunct Professor of epidemiology at the UW School of Public Health and Community Medicine, and Section Head of General Internal Medicine at Harborview Medical Center. She received her medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Calif, USA and completed residency training in internal medicine at the Yale-New Haven Hospital, with advanced training in epidemiology from the Yale School of Epidemiology and Public Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars program. She was Associate Director of the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars program at Yale and the University of Washington. Elmore is a recipient of the Robert Wood Johnson Generalist Faculty Award and subsequently a Member of the National Advisory Committee for the Robert Wood Johnson Generalist Faculty Award and the Clinical Scholars program. Dr. Elmore’s clinical and scientific interests include variability in breast cancer screening, diagnostic testing, and the evaluation of new technologies. She has coauthored a textbook on epidemiology, biostatistics, and preventive medicine. In addition, Dr. Elmore enjoys seeing patients as a primary care internist and teaching clinical medicine to students and residents.
Biography Updated on 2 September 2010