James Harnisch
Clinical Professor
Division of Dermatology
Director, Seattle Regional Hansen’s Disease Center

Faculty Information

Biography

Dr. James Harnisch is a board certified physician practicing dermatology at UW Medicine since 1971.  Dr. Harnisch is the Director of the Seattle Regional Hansen’s Disease Center and a Consulting Physician for the Seattle-King County Dept. of Health. He is a member of numerous professional organizations including the Seattle Dermatological Society, International Leprosy Association, American Academy of Dermatology and the Infectious Diseases Society of America.

 

Education & Training: 
MD
Ohio State University
Columbus OH
1969
Dermatology Residency
University of Washington
Seattle WA
1973-1976
B.S.
University of Notre Dame
South Bend IN
1965
Honors: 
American Biographical Institute Board of International Research: Man of the Year in Medicine and Healthcare
2009