Joelle Fathi, DNP, RN, ARNP, CTTS
Associate Teaching Professor, Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Informatics
University of Washington School of Nursing
Joelle Fathi is an Adult Primary and Acute Care Nurse Practitioner and Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist. She has dedicated her clinical career to integral roles in general internal medicine, thoracic surgery, pulmonary medicine, lung cancer screening, and tobacco cessation. She is an Associate Teaching Professor in the Department of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Informatics at the University of Washington, School of Nursing. She has spent over 20 years providing direct patient care and serves at local, national, and global levels as a leader in health care and expert and advocate in tobacco control and telehealth.
Dr. Fathi is committed to prevention and early intervention of chronic diseases while optimizing health outcomes through patient outreach, education, and comprehensive care delivery through technology. She has served as the Program Director of Telehealth Clinics, Director of Nursing Practice and Health Policy for the Washington State Nurses Association and a member of the Washington State Telehealth Collaborative. Dr. Fathi is the lead or co-author of numerous publications including, Nurses Advancing Telehealth Services in the Era of Healthcare Reform.