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Clinical Faculty
Palliative Care
Clinical Associate Professor
Associate Medical Director, Harborview Palliative Care Service
Program Director, Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program
Sites of Practice
Harborview Medical Center

Career Interest

Lianne Hirano, MD completed a clinical Geriatric Medicine Fellowship at the University of Washington and completed a year of research at the VA Hospital in Seattle, WA, investigating the identification and treatment of elderly veterans at high risk for osteoporosis. She is an attending on Geriatric Medicine, General Medicine, and the Palliative Care Service. She is currently the associate medical director of the Harborview Palliative Care Service and the associate program director of the Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program.

Education & Training: 

  • Residency, University of Washington, Seattle WA
  • MD, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven CT
  • College, Bowdoin College, Brunswick ME

Research Interests

Medicine and the Palliative Care Service. Dr. Hirano’s research interests include integrative medicine including medical cannabis use in older adults.