Chris Buresh
Associate Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine
Assistant Program Director, Emergency Medicine Residency Program
Sites of Practice: 
Harborview Medical Center

Faculty Information


Dr. Buresh is an emergency medicine physician and pediatrician. He sees patients at Harborview Medical Center and Seattle Children’s Hospital. His focus is on optimizing the care of adult and pediatric populations when they have acute time-sensitive injuries or illnesses. He also has an interest in understanding how policies, social structures, and economic factors impact people’s health, how they seek care, and their outcomes.

Dr. Buresh has a special interest in emergency medicine education. He strives to teach the next generation of emergency medicine doctors how to provide exceptional clinical care. Additionally, he helps them examine the ways that a patient’s social and economic realities that impact their health can be understood and addressed. Dr. Buresh serves as the Assistant Program Director for the Emergency Medicine Residency Program.

Mailing Address: 

Harborview Medical Center
Box 359702
325 Ninth Avenue
Seattle WA 98104-2499