Susan P.Y. Wong, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Nephrology
Sites of Practice: 
VA Puget Sound Health Care System

Faculty Information

Biography

Nationional Responsibilities:

Editorial Board Member, Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

Editorial Board Member, Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology

Member, American Society of Nephrology

Member, American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine  

Education & Training: 
Master of Science, Epidemiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
2017
Graduate Certificate in Palliative Care
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
2017
Graduate Certificate in Clinical Ethics
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
2017
Nephrology Fellowship
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
2016
Medicine Residency
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
2012
Medical School
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA
2009
Honors: 
Practitioner Lead in Quality & Safety Award, VA Puget Sound Health Care System
2021
Clinical Scientist Development Award, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
2020-2023
National Palliative Care Research Center Pilot/Exploratory Grant
2019-2021
VA HSRD Award for Best Research Paper
2019
NIH-NIDDK K23 Career Development Award
2016-2021
Clinical Scientist in Nephrology Fellowship, American Kidney Fund
2014-2016
NIH-NIA Loan Repayment Program
2013-2018
Dean's Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
2009
Jefferson Award for Public Service, American Institute for Public Service
2006
Caring for Community Grant, Association of American Medical Colleges
2005-2009
Contact
Mailing Address: 
VA Puget Sound Health Care System
Renal Dialysis Unit
1660 S. Columbian Way 
Seattle, WA 98108
Research & Clinical Interests
Research Interests: 
  • Health services research
  • End-of-life care
  • Decision-making and practices for dialysis
  • Conservative treatment for end-stage renal disease
Publications