Cynthia E. Fisher, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy & Infectious Diseases
Research Associate
Vaccine & Infectious Disease Division (VIDD), Fred Hutchison Cancer Researcher Center

Faculty Information

Biography

Dr. Fisher specializes in the research and treatment of infectious diseases in organ transplant recipients and cancer patients. Specific areas of investigation include risk factors, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of invasive fungal infections and respiratory viral infections. She also focuses on identifying underlying genetic factors that predispose patients to develop severe infections following transplantation.

Education & Training: 
MPH
John Hopkins Bloomberg, School of Public Health
Baltimore MD
2006
MD
John Hopkins Bloomberg, School of Public Health
Baltimore MD
2007
Residency
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
2007-2010
Fellowship in Infectious Diseases
University of Washington
Seattle WA
2010-2013
Honors: 
Phi Beta Kappa
2001
Merck Index Award, Top Chemistry/Biochemistry student at University of Washington
2002
O.C. Hubert Fellow in International Health, Centers of Disease Control
2006
Travel Grant, Infectious Disease Society of America
2012