Dr. Byron Joyner

Byron D. Joyner, MD, MPA┬áis a professor at the University of Washington School of Medicine. He completed his urology residency at Massachusetts General Hospital after graduating from Harvard Medical School. He served a research fellowship at Children’s Hospital Boston and two years of training at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto in pediatric urology.

He served in the U.S. Army as chief of pediatric urology at Madigan Army Medical Center for four years. Dr. Joyner is director of the urology residency program and recently was appointed associate dean of graduate medical education at the University of Washington. He trained in the Seattle Children’s teaching scholars program and received the University of Washington’s Julian S. Ansell Teaching Award for his approach to teaching residents about interpersonal and communication skills and professionalism. This past year he completed his MPA at the University of Washington. He is recognized internationally for his innovative contributions to medical education, professionalism and ethics.