David N. Fredricks, MD

David N. Fredricks, MD

David N. Fredricks, MD

  • Physician, Fred Hutch
  • Professor, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutch
  • Professor, Clinical Research Division,, Fred Hutch
  • Professor, Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington School of Medicine

Infectious Disease

Provider Background

Area of Clinical Practice
Infectious diseases, allergy and immunology

My clinical and research interests include the application of molecular methods for the diagnosis of infectious diseases and novel pathogen discovery, infections in cancer patients and recipients of hematopoietic cell transplants, diagnosis and treatment of fungal infections and molecular diagnostics for bacterial and fungal infections.



Education, Experience and Certifications

Undergraduate Degree
Stanford University

Medical Degree
Case Western Reserve University

Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco

Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco

Infectious Disease, Stanford University

Board Certification
Infectious Diseases, American Board of Internal Medicine

Board Certification
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine


All news
New bacterium named in honor of Fred Hutch First organism named after research center linked to bacterial vaginosis, higher HIV risk February 24, 2021
New regional collaborations will accelerate innovation in data-intensive medical science Three research teams in Washington, Oregon and British Columbia receive pilot funding from Cascadia Data Alliance November 5, 2020
Eight promising projects win Evergreen Fund grants to promote commercialization of research A dozen scientists to receive up to $200K from 3-year-old Fred Hutch program August 2, 2019

Clinical Trials

We make promising new treatments available to you through studies called clinical trials led by Fred Hutch physicians. Many of these trials at Fred Hutch have led to FDA-approved treatments and have improved standards of care globally. Together, you and your physician can decide if a study is right for you.

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Many of our Fred Hutch physicians conduct ongoing research to improve standards of patient care. Their work is evaluated by other physicians and selected for publication to the United States National Library of Medicine, the largest medical library in the world. See scientific papers this Fred Hutch physician has written.

View Dr. Fredricks' Publications

Your Care Team

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For the Media

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