Medical Genetics Residency

Training Leaders in Medical Genetics


The Medical Genetics Residency Program at the University of Washington is designed to provide physicians with an integrated clinical and research training experience in order to prepare them to become future leaders in Medical Genetics.

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PROgram overview

Our Medical Genetics Residents learn to care for adult and pediatric patients with a wide variety of genetic diseases, and gain research skills in a defined area of medical genetics.

Our program is renowned for the accomplishments of our faculty and program alumni.  Our clinical training programs are approved by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).  Our research training program is supported by a T32 Postdoctoral Training Grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences.

Two years of clinical training are required for board eligibility in Clinical Genetics.  This can be followed by one or more years of research training funded by our NIH T32 program.

2023 Residents with Motulsky lecturer Dr. Marc Williams
2023 Residents with Dr. Gail Jarvik, Dr. Fuki Hisama and Motulsky lecturer, Dr. Marc Williams



Fuki Hisama, MD

Program Director
phone: 206-598-4030

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Tiffany Wallace

Tiffany Wallace

Education Manager
phone: (206) 543-8515

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