Warren T. Phipps, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Associate, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Medical Director, Uganda Cancer Institute/Hutchinson Center Cancer Alliance

Faculty Information

Biography

Dr. Phipps' research focuses on human herpesvirus-8 (HHV-8) virology and the pathogenesis of Kaposi sarcoma (KS), the most common HIV-associated malignancy worldwide. Specific areas of investigation include factors associated with KS presentation and treatment outcomes, as well as host and viral gene expression in KS tumors. Dr. Phipps serves as the Medical Director of the Uganda Cancer Institute / Hutchinson Center Cancer Alliance and oversees the program's research activities on infection-related cancers in Kampala, Uganda.

Education & Training: 
MD
Harvard Medical School
Cambridge MA
2002
MPH
University of Washington, School of Public Health
Seattle WA
2009
Residency
Department of Medicine, University of California
San Francisco CA
2002-2005
Fellow
Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Washington
Seattle WA
2006-2010
Honors: 
Phi Beta Kappa, Yale University
1992
Freeman Fellowship for Student Research, Harvard Medical School
1999
Joel E. Meyers Infectious Disease Fellowship, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
2007
Infectious Disease Society of America Annual Meeting Travel Award
2008