Jim Boonyaratanakornkit, MD, PhD cares for cancer patients coping with infections. His patient care philosophy is to provide cutting-edge advances in medicine to diagnose, prevent, and treat infections. He also acknowledges that cancer care can be complex, and he values clear communication between providers and patients. Jim has been a practicing physician since 2011.
As an acting instructor at UW, he specializes in infections in patients with cancer or who have received a stem cell transplant. As a research associate at the Fred Hutch, his research is aimed at understanding the immune system after transplant and at reducing the burden of respiratory viruses throughout the world.
- Respiratory viruses
- B cell immunology
- immune reconstitution
- mucosal immunity
Infections in immunocompromised hosts, including hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and cellular therapy
education & training
MD, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA (2011)
Fellowship in Internal Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA (2014)
Internship in Internal Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA (2012)
Fellowship in Infectious Disease, University of Washington, Seattle, WA (2018)
American Society for Transplantation and Cell Therapy - New Investigator
National Marrow Donor Program - Amy Scholar