Andrew Stergachis
Assistant Professor
Medical Genetics
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Genome Sciences

Faculty Information

Biography

Dr. Stergachis’ research and clinical practice investigate how alterations in the human genome impact human health and disease. He received his BS in Biochemistry with honors from the University of Chicago, and joined the University of Washington Medical Scientists Training Program (MSTP) in 2007, where he completed his PhD in Genome Sciences. After graduating from the University of Washington Medical School, he completed a combined residency in Internal Medicine and Medical Genetics and Genomics at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School. A Seattle native, Dr Stergachis returned to the Division of Medical Genetics at the University of Washington in 2020.

Education & Training: 
Residency in Medical Genetics and Genomics
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
2020
Residency in Internal Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Boston, MA
2020
MD
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
2015
Ph.D. in Genome Sciences
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
2013
Honors: 
Burroughs Wellcome Career Awards for Medical Scientists
2020
Alpha Omega Alpha
2014
Harold M. Weintraub Graduate Student Award
2014
Charles J. Epstein Award for Excellence in Human Genetics Research
2013
Ruth L. Kirschstein Individual National Research Service Award, NIDDK
2012
Turner Society Endowed Fellowship
2009
Howard Hughes Undergraduate Research Fellowship
2006