Nancy Kiviat M.D.

Nancy Kiviat M.D.


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  • Pathology


Nancy Kiviat, M.D., is a board certified pathologist at UW Medicine and a UW professor of Pathology and adjunct professor of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Medicine and Oral Health Sciences. She also directs the UW Medicine Pathology HPV Group and is a full member in the Program of Cancer Biology at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.

Dr. Kiviat believes that pathologists are an important part of the clinical medicine team. As such, she enjoys working with her colleagues to provide timely and accurate diagnoses to help provide outstanding clinical care.

Dr. Kiviat earned her M.D. at the UW. She has participated in several national medical committees and provides editorial support to several leading professional journals. Her research focuses on studies of HIV-1, HIV-2 and HPV related cancers, as well as breast cancer, especially in Africa.


Institution Credential Year
Univ. of Washington, School of Medicine Medical education 1975
University of Washington - School of Medicine Internship 1976
University of Washington - School of Medicine Residency 1979
University of Washington - School of Medicine Teaching Appointment
Seattle Children's Hospital/UW Medicine Residency 1981
Degree Institution Year
MD Univ. of Washington, School of Medicine 1975

Board Certifications

Certification Specialty Year
American Board of Pathology Anatomic Pathology 1979
American Board of Pathology Cytopathology 1994
American Board of Pathology Pathology 2014