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Seth A.

Infectious Diseases
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy & Infectious Diseases
Affiliate Investigator, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division (VIDD), Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Medical Director, Infection Prevention & Control, University of Washington Medical Center
Sites of Practice
University of Washington Medical Center

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Dr. Cohen is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Washington and the Clinic Chief of the Northwest Hospital Infectious Disease and Travel Medicine Clinics. He is also the Medical Director of Infection Prevention and Employee Health at Northwest Hospital. Dr. Cohen attends on the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Infectious Disease service at UW as well as the ID consult service at Northwest Hospital. He is passionate about medical education and is a regular speaker in the UW School of Medicine and Residency programs. He co-directs the annual Tropical Medicine elective (GH561) in the UW School of Medicine. His research projects at the Fred Hutch are focused on the epidemiology of invasive fungal infections.

Dr. Cohen received his Master of Science in epidemiology from the University of Washington, where he also completed a fellowship in Infectious Diseases. Dr. Cohen did his residency, and served as chief resident, at the University of California, San Francisco. 

research interests

  • Infection Prevention¬†
  • Quality Improvement
  • Epidemiology of Fungal Infections

clinical interests

  • HIV Care
  • General Infectious Diseases
  • Care of individuals with compromised immune systems
  • Travel and Tropical Medicine

education & training

MD, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA (2009)

Chief Resident in Internal Medicine, Moffitt-Long Hospital, UCSF, San Francisco (2012-2013)

Fellowship in Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Seattle, WA (2016)


AOA, University of California, San Francisco

Institute of Translational Health Sciences Fellow Award

Woodruff Scholar (2005-2009)

Chief Fellow, Division of Allergy and Infectious Disease, University of Washington

Chief Resident, University of California, San Francisco