Jamie Shandro
Associate Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine
Director, Student Development and Advising, Emergency Medicine Clerkship
Sites of Practice: 
Harborview Medical Center

Faculty Information


Dr. Jamie Shandro is a board-certified emergency physician in the Emergency Departments at Harborview and UW Medical Center. She is also a UW associate professor of Emergency Medicine, and the Director of Student Development and Advising in the Department of Emergency Medicine.

Dr. Shandro enjoys taking care of the wide variety of patients who come through the emergency department and feels incredibly honored to care for each and every patient with respect and compassion. She enjoys teaching and learning from medical students and resident physicians as they progress through their clinical training.

Dr. Shandro earned her M.D. from the UW School of Medicine and her M.P.H. from Harvard University. She completed emergency medicine residency at Stanford University Medical Center. In addition to her academic focus on undergraduate medical education and medical student career advising, she has conducted research on medical teamwork and on injury prevention efforts.

Education & Training: 
University of Washington School of Medicine
Internship and Residency
Stanford-Kaiser Emergency Medicine Residency Program
MPH, Family and Community Health
Harvard School of Public Health
(206) 744-2558
Mailing Address: 

University of Washington Medical Center
Magnuson Health Sciences Building,
F Wing, UW Box 357235
1705 NE Pacific Street
Seattle, WA 98195

Research & Clinical Interests
Research Interests: 

Medical Student Education

Interprofessional Education

Teamwork and Communication in Medicine

Injury Prevention

Clinical Interests: 

Clinical Education in Emergency Medicine


See below for recent publications:

  1. Bright, S, Jauregui J, Strote J, Shandro J.  “A novel approach to medical student peer assisted learning through case-based simulations.” Council of Residency Directors (CORD) EM Academic Assembly, 2017.
  2. Shandro, J, et al.  Human Trafficking: A Guide to Identification and Approach for the Emergency Physician. Ann Emerg Med. 2016 Oct;68(4):501-508
  3. Rosenman ED, Shandro JR, Ilgen JS, Harper AL, Fernandez R.  Leadership Training in Healthcare Action Teams:  A Systematic Review. Academic Medicine. 2014 Sep; 89(9): 1295-306.
  4. Rivara F, CA McCarty, J Shandro, J Wang, D Zatzick. Parental injury and psychological health of children. Pediatrics. 2014 Jul; 134(1): e88-97.
  5. Johnston BD, Quistberg DA, Shandro J, Partridge RL, Song HR, Ebel BE. Pilot case-control study of pediatric falls from windows. Injury Prevention. December 2011; 17(6): 375-80.

See Dr. Shandro's Google Scholar Page.