Julie Dombrowski

Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology
Professor, 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)

A Peer-Based Intervention to Increase HIV and Sexually Transmitted Infection Testing Among Latinx Immigrant Sexual Minority Men in the US Pacific Northwest: Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial Conducted During the COVID-19 Pandemic.
(2023 Jul 12)
JMIR Form Res 7(): e45871
Lee JJ, Robles G, Leyva Vera CA, Orellana ER, Graham SM, Nguyen AM, Wei Y, Sanchez AH, Dombrowski JC, Simoni JM

Substance Use and Mental Health Comorbidities and Receipt of Specialty Care Among Patients Enrolled in a Low-Barrier HIV Clinic.
(2023 Jun 23)
AIDS Behav
Altwies EE, Zinsli KA, Chwastiak L, Tsui JI, Bhatraju EP, Ramchandani MS, Golden MR, Dombrowski JC

AIDS Drug Assistance Program disenrollment is associated with loss of viral suppression beyond differences in homelessness, mental health, and substance use disorders: An evaluation in Washington state 2017-2019.
PLoS One 18(5): e0285326
Erly SJ, Khosropour CM, Hajat A, Sharma M, Reuer JR, Dombrowski JC

PrEP Acceptance among Eligible Patients Attending the Largest PrEP Clinic in Jackson, Mississippi.
(2023 Jan-Dec)
J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care 22(): 23259582231167959
Hollcroft MR, Gipson J, Barnes A, Mena L, Dombrowski JC, Ward LM, Khosropour CM

Implementation of Low-Barrier Human Immunodeficiency Virus Care: Lessons Learned From the Max Clinic in Seattle.
(2023 Jul 26)
Clin Infect Dis 77(2): 252-257
Dombrowski JC, Ramchandani MS, Golden MR

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