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Infectious Diseases
Acting Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy & Infectious Diseases
Sites of Practice
Harborview Medical Center
University of Washington Medical Center
Veterans' Affairs Puget Sound Healthcare System

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Jason Simmons, M.D., Ph.D., is a board certified physician at the UW Medical Center Infectious Diseases Clinic and the Madison Clinic at Harborview and a UW senior fellow of Infectious Diseases.

Dr. Simmons is dedicated to providing patients medical knowledge such that they can make informed decisions about their medical care.

Dr. Simmons earned his M.D. and Ph.D. at the University of North Carolina. He is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. His research interests involve the immune response to tuberculosis. Clinically, his interests encompass treatment of a broad range of infections as well as providing primary care of persons living with HIV.

research interests

  • Cellular immunology
  • Host susceptibility to infectious diseases
  • Mycobacterium tuberculosis

clinical interests

  • Tuberculosis
  • Non-tuberculous mycobacterial infections
  • Hansen's disease
  • General infectious diseases
  • HIV medicine

education & training

MD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC (2012)

Residency in General Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Fellowship in Infectious Disease, University of Washington, Seattle, WA