Fuki Hisama
Professor
Medical Genetics
Adjunct Professor
Neurology
Program Director, Medical Genetics Residency Program
Medical Director, UW Genetic Medicine Clinic
Fellow of the American College of Medical Genetics
Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology

Faculty Information

Biography

Dr. Hisama is board-certified in both Clinical Genetics as well as Neurology.  She has been at UW since 2009, and is nationally recognized as a leader in the field of Medical Genetics practice and education. She serves on the board of directors  of the American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics,  the Program Committee of the American College of Medical Genetics, the Medical Genetics Residency Review Committee of the Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education, and be the 2017-19 Chair of the Neurogenetics Section of the American Academy of Neurology.

Education & Training: 
M.D.
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
1988
Internship, Internal Medicine
Northwestern
1989
Neurology Residency
Yale New Haven Hospital
1992
Postdoctoral fellowship in Human Genetics
Yale University
1996
Clinical Genetics Fellowship
Yale New Haven Hospital
1998
Honors: 
Phi Beta Kappa
1984
Lucille P. Markey Physician Scientist Fellowship
1993
Hellman Family Foundation Fellowship
1998
Paul Beeson Physician Faculty
2003
Seattle Magazine Top Doctor
2014-2017