School of Public Health

Psaty, Bruce

Bruce M. Psaty

Professor, General Internal Medicine
Professor, Epidemiology
Adjunct Professor, Health Services

Senior Investigator, Group Health Research Insitute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA


MD Indiana University, 1981
PhD English, Indiana University, 1979

Contact Info

Cardiovascular Health Research Unit
1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1360
Seattle , WA 98101
Tel: 206-221-7775


Research Interests

Cardiovascular epidemiology; myocardial infarction and stroke; venous thrombosis; atrial fibrillation; and risk factors, including hypertension, dyslipidemia, and diabetes; pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety; genetics, genomics and pharmacogenetics; and epidemiological methods

In The News

Study: 3 arthritis pain drugs affect the heart equally
Associated Press, 11/21/2016

Global Study Reveals New Hypertension and Blood Pressure Genes
UW School of Public Health News, 10/28/2016

Opioid prescriptions drop for first time in two decades
The New York Times, 05/20/2016