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January 4, 2023

Article by Marissa Lawson, M.D., Among Top 10 Most Talked About JAMA Oncology Articles of 2022

An article published by Marissa Lawson, M.D., was among the top 10 most talked about articles of 2022 published in JAMA Oncology. The article, titled “Multilevel Factors Associated with Time to Biopsy After Abnormal Screening Mammography Results by Race and Ethnicity,” suggests structural racism as a major contributor to delayed diagnoses among U.S. women of…


November 28, 2022

Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium awarded $15 million grant renewal from National Cancer Institute

The Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium (BCSC) — including Radiology Professor and Director of Breast Imaging at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Janie Lee, M.D., M.Sc., and Radiology Professor and Breast Imaging Fellowship Director Christoph Lee, M.D., M.S., MBA — was awarded a 5-year $15 million grant renewal from the National Cancer Institute. The grant renewal, titled “Advancing…


November 22, 2022

Savannah Partridge, Ph.D., co-edits two new books

Savannah Partridge, Ph.D., Professor of Radiology in the breast imaging section, co-edited two new books: “Diffusion MRI of the Breast, 1st Edition” and “Breast MRI: State of the Art and Future Directions,” both published by Elsevier. “Diffusion MRI of the Breast, 1st Edition” was co-edited with Mami Iima, M.D., Ph.D. and Denis Le Bihan, M.D.,…


November 18, 2022

Fall 2022 Educator Spotlight: Diana Lam, M.D.

Welcome to our Educator Spotlight series, where we highlight educators doing great work in the Department of Radiology. Our Fall 2022 Educator Spotlight is Diana Lam, M.D., associate professor and Clinical Director of Breast Imaging at UW-Northwest.  What are your hobbies and interests outside of work? Gardening Sleuthing for and upcycling items Figuring out how…


September 30, 2022

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance is now Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance have merged, creating an organization that aims to bring scientific advances to patients faster, and deepens longstanding ties with UW Medicine. Under the restructuring, the two entities are now a single, independent, not-for-profit organization called Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center, which provides oncology care for UW…