Hannah Robbins M.D. (CV)

Education & Post Graduate Training

  • Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR
    Surgery Resident, 2016-2020
  • Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR
    Surgery Intern, 2015-2016
  • University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA
    Doctor of Medicine, 2011-2015
  • University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    B.S., Microbiology, 2006-2009


  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, 2014 – Present


  • Medical Student Research Project, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA.
    Analyzed the structure and function of transcriptional activation domains in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Advisor: Steven Hahn, Ph.D.
  • Research Scientist. University of Washington, Department of Microbiology. Seattle, WA.
    Investigated mechanisms of antibiotic resistance in Salmonella typhimurium.
  • Undergraduate Research Assistant, Department of Microbiology University of Washington, Seattle, WA.
    Explored the chemotactic behaviors of the bacterium Rhodopsuedomonas palustris. Advisor: Caroline Harwood, Ph.D.

Professional Societies:

  • American College of Surgeons, Resident Member, 2015 – Present


  • Pacheco D, Warfield L, Brajcich M, Robbins H, Luo J, Ranish J, Hahn S. “Transcription activation domains of the yeast factors Met4 and Ino2: tandem activation domains with properties similar to the yeast Gcn4 activator.” Mol Cell Biol 2018. 38:e00038-18
  • Frawley E, Crouch M, Bingham-Ramos L, Robbins H, Wang W, Wright G, Fang F. “Iron and citrate export by Salmonella Typhimurium” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Jul 2013, 110 (29) 12054-12059
  • Karlinsey J, Bang I, Becker L, Frawley E, Porwollik S, Robbins H, Thomas V, Urbano R, McClelland M, Fang F. “The NsrR regulon in nitrosative stress resistance of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium” Molecular Mircrobiology. July 2012. 85 (6) 1021-1218;


  • Robbins, H., Hahn, S. “Unraveling the Mechanism of a Novel Transcription Activation Domain.” Western Student Medical Research Forum. Carmel, CA. January 2013.
  • Robbins, H. Hahn, Steven. Unraveling the Mechanism of a Novel Transcription Activation Domain. University of Washington School of Medicine Medical Student Poster Session. Seattle, WA. November 2012.
  • Robbins, H. Harwood, C. Examination of Chemotaxis in the Phototrophic Bacteria Rhodopseudomonas palustris. University of Washington Undergraduate Research Symposium. Seattle, WA. May 2008