School of Public Health

Psaty, Bruce

Bruce M. Psaty

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

Senior Investigator, Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute, 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

Opioid prescriptions fall after 2010 peak, CDC report finds
The New York Times, 07/06/2017

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