Julie Dombrowski

Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology
Professor, Medicine - Allergy and Infectious Dis.
King K. Holmes Endowed Professorship in STD and AIDS, Medicine - Allergy and Infectious Dis.



MD Duke University, 2004
MPH Public Health, University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill), 2002



Box 359777
Seattle, WA


Dr. Dombrowski is a King K. Holmes Endowed Professor and is board certified in internal medicine and infectious diseases. She practices at Harborview Medical Center, and specializes in HIV and STD care. She received her medical degree from Duke University and her public health degree from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. She completed internal medicine residency training at the University of California, San Francisco and infectious diseases fellowship training at the University of Washington. Dr. Dombrowski is an attending physician at the Madison Clinic at Harborview and deputy director of the Public Health-Seattle & King County HIV/STD Program.

Research Interests

  • Improving HIV/STD clinical service delivery
  • Public health aspects of HIV/STD
  • Intersection of substance use disorders and HIV/STD

Recent Publications (PubMed)

Treponema pallidum periplasmic and membrane proteins are recognized by circulating and skin CD4+ T cells.
(2024 Feb 29)
Reid TB, Godornes C, Campbell VL, Laing KJ, Tantalo LC, Gomez A, Pholsena TN, Lieberman NAP, Krause TM, Cegielski VI, Culver LA, Nguyen N, Tong DQ, Hawley KL, Greninger AL, Giacani L, Cameron CE, Dombrowski JC, Wald A, Koelle DM

Association of Tecovirimat Therapy With Mpox Symptom Improvement: A Cross-sectional Study-King County, Washington, May-October 2022.
(2024 Mar)
Open Forum Infect Dis 11(3): ofae029
Karmarkar EN, Golden MR, Kerani RP, Pogosjans S, Chow EJ, Bender Ignacio RA, Ramchandani MS, Kay MK, Cannon CA, Dombrowski JC

STI partner services outcomes before and during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic in King County, WA.
(2024 Feb 23)
Sex Transm Dis
Fenelon HT, Berzkalns A, Amiya RM, Barbee LA, Dombrowski JC, Golden MR, Kerani RP

Clinical Diagnosis is Highly Predictive of Laboratory-Confirmed Mpox in a Sexual Health Clinic.
(2024 Feb 12)
Sex Transm Dis
Cannon CA, Karmarkar EN, Ramchandani MS, Dombrowski JC, Golden MR

Cost Analysis of Implementing a 12-Month Recertification Criterion for Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program's AIDS Drug Assistance Program in Washington State.
(2024 Feb 8)
Public Health Rep
Erly S, Dombrowski JC, Khosropour C, Reuer JR, Boersema K, Sharma M

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