Jeffrey Jarvik

Professor, Radiology
Professor, Neurological Surgery
Adjunct Professor, Health Systems and Population Health
Adjunct Professor, Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
Adjunct Professor, Pharmacy

325 Ninth Ave
Box 359728

Seattle, WA 98104-2499


Research Interests

Technology assessment; diagnostic testing


MD University of California (San Diego), 1987

MPH University of Washington, 1995

BA University of California (San Diego), 1981

In the News

SPH Faculty Approved for $1 Million Funding Award from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
SPH News, 08/11/2016

Patrick Heagerty Approved for $1 Million Funding Award from PCORI
SPH News, 05/04/2016

Early X-rays Might Not Help Elderly with New Back Pain
Fox News/Reuters, 03/17/2015

Early Imaging for Older Adults with Back Pain
Journal of the American Medical Association, 03/17/2015

Back Pain Needn't Hurt You in the Wallet
Wall Street Journal, 07/20/2014

Steroid Injections Offer Little Relief for Spinal Stenosis
New England Journal of Medicine, 07/03/2014

New carpal tunnel syndrome research helps inform patients' decisions
UW Daily, 10/20/2009

Expenditures and Health Status Among Adults With Back and Neck Problems
Journal of the American Medical Association, 02/29/2008