Caitlin Schrepel
Assistant Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine
Assistant Program Director, Emergency Medicine Residency Program
Sites of Practice: 
Harborview Medical Center
University of Washington Medical Center
University of Washington Medical Center - Northwest

Faculty Information


Dr. Schrepel is an emergency physician, caring for patients in the Emergency Department at Harborview Medical Center and the University of Washington. She is dedicated to providing compassionate and thoughtful care for all patients. In addition to working in the Emergency Department, Dr. Schrepel is interested in medical education. She will complete a Medical Education Research Fellowship in 2021 and graduated UW’s Teaching Scholars Program in 2020. She is passionate about teaching medical students and residents and is currently completing research in physician-to-physician communication.

Education & Training: 
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
(206) 744-8334
Mailing Address: 

Harborview Medical Center
325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359702
Seattle, WA 98104

Research & Clinical Interests
Research Interests: 

Resident and Medical Student Education

Interprofessional Education

Provider Communication

Qualitative Research Methods


See below for recent publications:

  1. Schrepel C, Jauregui J, Brown A, Shandro J, Strote J. AEM Educ Train. Navigating Cognitive Dissonance: A Qualitative Content Analysis Exploring Medical Students' Experiences of Moral Distress in the Emergency Department. 2019 Sep 1;3(4):331-339. doi: 10.1002/aet2.10380. eCollection 2019 Oct. PMID: 31637350