Editorial Board

David Allen Garcia

David Allen Garcia


  • Professor
  • Division of Hematology
  • University of Washington
  • Seattle, WA USA


Dr. David Garcia completed his undergraduate studies at Duke University and received his medical degree from the University of Alabama. Dr. Garcia completed internal medicine residency at The Johns Hopkins Hospital and a hematology fellowship at the University of Washington, where he became a Professor of Medicine in 2013.

Dr. Garcia has been either an investigator or steering committee member for numerous clinical trials related to the prevention and treatment of thromboembolic disease, and he is the immediate past-President of the Anticoagulation Forum, a U.S. national interest group of anticoagulation care providers. Dr. Garcia has authored or co-authored more than 65 peer-reviewed publications, was very involved with the development of the most recent American College of Chest Physicians Guidelines on Anti-thrombotic Therapy, and is Special Editor for Evidence-based Focused Reviews at the journal Blood.

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The Coagulation Center is an educational resource for healthcare professionals. Guided by a global editorial board of experts, the Coagulation Center offers a range of clinical perspectives on balancing the benefit and risk of anticoagulation in a rapidly changing landscape. Within the Coagulation Center you will find roundtable discussions on anticoagulation management, materials for patient management including patient case studies, tools to help evaluate bleeding risk and stroke risk, and downloadable resources for your practice.