Jeffrey Duchin

Professor, Medicine - Allergy and Infectious Dis.
Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology

401 5th Avenue

Seattle, WA 98104-


Research Interests

Respiratory infections; vaccine-preventable diseases; surveillance systems; infectious diseases of public health significance


MD Medicine, Rutgers University, 1985

In the News

Long before City Hall rats, L.A. has struggled with the rise of typhus
LA Times, 02/17/2019

Seattle's public health enemy #1? Climate change
KUOW, 12/10/2018

Duchin elected to the board of the Infectious Diseases Society of America
UW School of Public Health News, 11/05/2018

King County wants to open legal heroin clinics to combat epidemic
NPR, 09/25/2016

More students getting vaccinated in King County, but some kids still at risk
KUOW, 08/31/2016

Seattle’s potential solution for heroin epidemic: places for legal drug use
The New York Times, 08/25/2016

Seattle could open housing for homeless where it’s OK to use heroin
The Seattle Times, 08/22/2016

If Congress can’t act on gun control, local communities must
The Seattle Times, 06/28/2016

Many Americans Don’t Understand How They Could Catch Zika Virus, Poll Finds
HealthDay News, 05/31/2016

Panel iterates dangers of the Zika virus and potential for U.S. outbreak
UW Daily, 05/09/2016