Joshua A. Hill, MD

Dr. Joshua Hill MD

Joshua A. Hill, MD

Associate Professor
Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutch

Associate Professor
Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutch

Immunotherapy Integrated Research Center (IIRC), Fred Hutch

Translational Data Science Integrated Research Center (TDS IRC), Fred Hutch

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Dr. Joshua Hill is a physician who specializes in the treatment of infectious diseases in cancer patients, solid organ transplant patients and others with weakened immune systems. His research includes clinical trials of new medicines to prevent or treat infections in such patients. He is particularly interested in viral infections, such as human herpesvirus 6. Dr. Hill’s epidemiological research focuses on infections in immunocompromised hosts, including those receiving new therapies such as CAR T cells. Dr. Hill’s research is highly collaborative. He works closely with oncologists, pulmonologists, pathologists, molecular virologists and statisticians. He is conducting clinical trials on outpatient treatments for coronavirus at Fred Hutch’s COVID-19 Clinical Research Center

Other Appointments & Affiliations

Attending Physician, Infectious Disease Service
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center

Associate Professor, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
University of Washington


Fellow, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, 2012-2015

Fellow, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, 2013

Resident, Internal Medicine Residency, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard, Boston, 2009-2012

MD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, 2009

BA, Liberal Arts Plan II Honors Program and Natural Sciences, Dean’s Scholars Program, University of Texas at Austin, 2005

Research Interests

Clinical trials of new therapies to prevent or treat infections in immunocompromised patients

Viral infections, such as human herpesvirus 6 (HHV-6), and infections in patients receiving immunotherapies such as CAR-T cells

Awards and Honors

George Santos Award for best clinical science article by a new investigator, American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation, 2012

Robert A. Good New Investigator Award, American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation, 2014

Joel Meyers Infectious Diseases Scholar, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, 2014

NIH Clinical Loan Repayment Program Award, 2015

NIH/NIAID K23 Career Development Award, 2015

Caroline B. Hall Young Investigator Award, 9th International HHV-6 & 7 Conference, 2015

Amy Strelzer Manasevit Research Program Scholar Award, NMDP/ASBMT, 2018

Fialkow Scholar Award, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, 2021

Fellow, Infectious Diseases Society of America, 2021


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