Undergraduate School: Whitman College
Undergraduate Major: Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Molecular Biology
Medical School: University of Washington School of Medicine
Internship: Virginia Mason Medical Center
Additional Training: CNA
Career Development Activities:
- Grand Rounds presentation on the History of Vitamin A and Plant Dermatoses.
- He has an interest in Dermatopathology, has presented a case of CMV-vasculitis at the 2019 American Society of Dermatopathology (ASDP), and is currently studying PRAME-expression in nonmelanocytic skin tumors as part of an ASDP Mentorship Award.
- Chair of the University of Washington Dermatology Wellness Committee and a member of the COVID-19 response committee and Resident Education Committee.
- Odland Scholar, 2019
- LifeCenter Northwest Monthly Life Save Award.
Hometown: Saint Paul, MN
Dr. Hanson's interests include dermatopathology and academic dermatology. Outside of medicine, he enjoys hiking the mountains of the Pacific Northwest and canoeing the lakes of Northern Minnesota. He also enjoys collecting rare and unusual house plants with a menagerie of over 120 varieties that help keep the company of his cats, the rambunctious 'Chicksticks' and the toothless 'Animal'.