University of Washington School of Public Health

Steve Polyak - SPH Faculty Bio

Steve Polyak


Research Professor, Laboratory Medicine
Adjunct Research Professor, Global Health
Adjunct Research Professor, Microbiology

University of Washington
Office: 711
Box 359690
Harborview Medical Center, Research & Training Building
Ninth and Jefferson Building
908 Jefferson Street, 3NJ-345
Seattle, WA 98104 -2499
Tel: 206-897-5224

Research Interests

Hepatitis C virus-host interactions that lead to liver inflammation and development of natural product-based medicines for liver disease.

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PhD   Virology, McMaster University (Canada), 1993
BS   Biology, McMaster University (Canada), 1987

In the News

  • What UW is doing to fight Zika
     Department of Global Health News, 05/20/2016
  • Hepatitis C Drug's Cost Pits State vs. Insurer
     The Olympian, 05/05/2014