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John B.

Infectious Diseases
Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy & Infectious Diseases
Associate Medical Director, Harborview Medical Center
Co-Director, Center for Stewardship in Medicine
Sites of Practice
Harborview Medical Center

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John Lynch, M.D., M.P.H., is a board certified physician and and associate medical director at Harborview Medical Center with oversight of the hospital's infection prevention & control, sepsis, and employee health programs. 

research interests

  • Healthcare-associated infection prevention
  • Antimicrobial stewardship
  • Occupational health of healthcare workers

clinical interests

  • Multi-drug resistant bacterial infections

education & training

BA, University of Rhode Island, 1991

MD, University of Washington, 2002

Intern, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2002-2003


Morton N. Swartz Humanism in Medicine Award, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2005

National Institutes of Health Loan Repayment Grantee, 2006 

University of Washington Institute for Translational Health Sciences Fellow, 2008

Harborview Medical Center CARES Award, Employee Health Service, 2014

Harborview Medical Center CARES Award, Infection Control Program, 2015

Washington State Hospital Association Community Health Leadership Silver Award for UW Tele-Antimicrobial Stewardship Program, 2018

UW Chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society, 2019

University of Washington Distinguished Staff Award (R&T Radiological Response Team, Clinical Lead), 2020 

William O. Robertson Patient Safety Award, Washington State Medical Association, 2020 

University of Washington David B. Thorud Leadership Award, 2021

Grassroots Champion Award for Washington State, American Hospital Association, 2021