Thuy Doan, MD PhD

Associate Professor


  • University of Washington, Medical Scientist Training Program, Ph.D.
  • Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, Neurobiology, Summer Course
  • Stanford University, M.D.
  • Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, Intern, Preliminary Medicine
  • University of Washington, Resident, Ophthalmology
  • University of Washington, Fellow, Uveitis

Dr. Doan is the Director of the Ralph and Sophie Heintz Laboratory.  Her current research uses genomic technologies to identify and characterize infectious and autoimmune causes of uveitis.  She collaborates with Dr. Lietman to study how the various human microbiomes (ocular, gut, and upper respiratory tract) respond to clinically relevant perturbations in randomized controlled trials.