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
  • Risk factors, including hypertension, dyslipidemia, and diabetes
  • Pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety
  • Genetics, genomics and pharmacogenetics
  • Epidemiological methods


In The News

International study finds genetic risk for chronic inflammation
SPH News, 11/14/2018

Breakthrough study identifies 535 genes that influence blood pressure
SPH News, 09/28/2018

SPH researchers take part in largest-ever genetic study of stroke
SPH News, 04/02/2018