Jeffrey Jarvik

Professor, Radiology
Professor, Neurological Surgery
Adjunct Professor, Health Services
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