Clinical ProfessorDivision of Dermatology Director, Hansen’s Disease Clinic at HarborviewRelated Links: UW MedicineFaculty Information Biography Dr. James Harnisch is a board certified physician practicing dermatology at UW Medicine since 1971. Dr. Harnisch is the Director of the Hansen’s Disease Clinic at Harborview 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: MDOhio State UniversityColumbus OH1969 Dermatology ResidencyUniversity of WashingtonSeattle WA1973-1976 B.S.University of Notre DameSouth Bend IN1965 Honors: American Biographical Institute Board of International Research: Man of the Year in Medicine and Healthcare2009 Contact Mailing Address: To make an appointment with Dr. Harnisch, visit the UW Medicine website. Research & Clinical Interests Clinical Interests: Hansen's Disease Clinic at Harborview Medical Center and private practice Publications Publications: Geisler, WM, Harrington, RD, Wallis, CK, Harnisch, JP, Liles, WC: Broad Spectrum of Dermatologic Manifestations Caused by Mycobacterium Haemophilum Infection. Arch Dermatol 138: 229-230, 2002.