Stewart Jenell

Jenell Stewart, DO, MPH

Commitment to Patient-Centered Care

“I am passionate about providing care that is respectful and responsive to patient’s individual needs on their terms.”

Clinical Expertise

Dr. Stewart is a board-certified infectious diseases physician and researcher with expertise in sexual health, behavioral science, and clinical trials. She is committed to inclusive clinical care, promoting equity, and excellence in medical education and mentorship.


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  1. Stewart J, Baeten JM. Preventing disease, not sex-harm reduction, HIV preexposure prophylaxis, and sexually transmitted infections. JAMA Netw Open. 2020;3(12):e2031102. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.31102. PMID: 33355671
  2. Stewart J, Bukusi E, Celum C, Delany-Moretlwe S, Baeten JM. Sexually transmitted infections among African women: an opportunity for combination sexually transmitted infection/HIV prevention. AIDS. 2020;34(5):651-658. doi: 10.01097/QAD.000000000000002472. PMID: 32167988
  3. Stewart J, Stadeli KM, Green ML, Etter-Carlson L, Dahl E, Davidson GH, Golden M, Dhanireddy S. A co-located continuity clinic model to address healthcare needs of women living unhoused with opioid use disorder, who engage in transactional sex in north Seattle. Sex Transm Dis. 2020;47(1):e5-e7. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001064. PMID: 31517766
  4. Mogaka OF, Stewart J, Bukusi E. Why and for whom are we decolonizing global health? Lancet Glob Health. 2021;9(10):e1359-e1360. doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(21)00317-X. PMID: 34534477
  5. Stewart J, DiCampo P. Should use of online photographs be exempt from ethical guidelines? Lancet Infect Dis. 2019;19(9):933-934. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(19)30433-5. PMID: 31478518

Medical School

  • Des Moines University, Des Moines, IA, USA


  • Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA


  • Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA


  • Walter E. Stamm MD Fellowship Award, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 2017
  • Global Health Chief Resident, University of Washington, Naivasha, Kenya, 2016
  • Fogarty International Research Scholar, National Institute of Health, 2011


“I have lived in several countries, including Ghana, Kenya, and Peru, and I enjoy traveling to new places. I also love camping, especially in the Boundary Waters.”