Radiology Personnel

Kathryn Lowry, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Breast Imaging


Dr. Lowry is a physician at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance and an assistant professor in the University of Washington (UW) Department of Radiology.  Her clinical practice at the SCCA includes all aspects of breast imaging, including digital mammography, digital breast tomosynthesis (“3D mammography”), breast ultrasound, breast MRI, and image-guided procedures of the breast. 

Dr. Lowry earned her bachelor’s degree from Duke University in Durham, NC, and her M.D. from Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA.  She completed her diagnostic radiology residency training and fellowship in breast imaging at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.  Dr. Lowry’s research interests include the evaluation of cancer screening effectiveness and surveillance imaging outcomes for women after treatment for primary breast cancer.

Recent Publications

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Value of MRI in medicine: More than just another test?
van Beek E., Kuhl C., Anzai Y., Desmond P., Ehman R., Gong Q., Gold G., Gulani V., Hall-Craggs M., Leiner T., Lim C., Pipe J., Reeder S., Reinhold C., Smits M., Sodickson D., Tempany C., Vargas H., Wang M.
Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 2019 Jun:e14-e25

Canadian Association of Radiologists White Paper on Ethical and Legal Issues Related to Artificial Intelligence in Radiology
Jaremko J., Azar M., Bromwich R., Lum A., Alicia Cheong L., Gibert M., Laviolette F., Gray B., Reinhold C., Cicero M., Chong J., Shaw J., Rybicki F., Hurrell C., Lee E., Tang A.
Canadian Association of Radiologists Journal. 2019 May:107-118

Association of Digital Breast Tomosynthesis vs Digital Mammography with Cancer Detection and Recall Rates by Age and Breast Density
Conant E., Barlow W., Herschorn S., Weaver D., Beaber E., Tosteson A., Haas J., Lowry K., Stout N., Trentham-Dietz A., Diflorio-Alexander R., Li C., Schnall M., Onega T., Sprague B.
JAMA Oncology. 2019 May:635-642

External validation of a combined PET and MRI radiomics model for prediction of recurrence in cervical cancer patients treated with chemoradiotherapy
Lucia F., Visvikis D., Vallières M., Desseroit M., Miranda O., Robin P., Bonaffini P., Alfieri J., Masson I., Mervoyer A., Reinhold C., Pradier O., Hatt M., Schick U.
European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging. 2019 Apr:864-877

Transcatheter Arterial Embolization of Spontaneous Soft Tissue Hematomas: A Systematic Review
Touma L., Cohen S., Cassinotto C., Reinhold C., Barkun A., Tran V., Banon O., Valenti D., Gallix B., Dohan A.
CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology. 2019 Mar:335-343

Demystification of AI-driven medical image interpretation: past, present and future
Savadjiev P., Chong J., Dohan A., Vakalopoulou M., Reinhold C., Paragios N., Gallix B.
European Radiology. 2019 Mar:1616-1624

Early evaluation using a radiomic signature of unresectable hepatic metastases to predict outcome in patients with colorectal cancer treated with FOLFIRI and bevacizumab
Dohan A., Gallix B., Guiu B., Le Malicot K., Reinhold C., Soyer P., Bennouna J., Ghiringhelli F., Barbier E., Boige V., Taieb J., Bouché O., François E., Phelip J., Borel C., Faroux R., Seitz J., Jacquot S., Ben Abdelghani M., Khemissa-Akouz F., Genet D., Jouve J., Rinaldi Y., Desseigne F., Texereau P., Suc E., Lepage C., Aparico T., Hoeffel C.
Gut. 2019 Jan

Image-based biomarkers for solid tumor quantification
Savadjiev P., Chong J., Dohan A., Agnus V., Forghani R., Reinhold C., Gallix B.
European Radiology. 2019 Jan

Head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: prediction of cervical lymph node metastasis by dual-energy CT texture analysis with machine learning
Forghani R., Chatterjee A., Reinhold C., Pérez-Lara A., Romero-Sanchez G., Ueno Y., Bayat M., Alexander J., Kadi L., Chankowsky J., Seuntjens J., Forghani B.
European Radiology. 2019 Jan

Safety and Feasibility of Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging Criteria to Identify Patients with “good Prognosis” Rectal Cancer Eligible for Primary Surgery: The Phase 2 Nonrandomized QuickSilver Clinical Trial
Kennedy E., Simunovic M., Jhaveri K., Kirsch R., Brierley J., Drolet S., Brown C., Vos P., Xiong W., Maclean T., Kanthan S., Stotland P., Raphael S., Chow G., O'Brien C., Cho C., Streutker C., Wong R., Schmocker S., Liberman S., Reinhold C., Kopek N., Marcus V., Bouchard A., Lavoie C., Morin S., Périgny M., Wright A., Neumann K., Clarke S., Patil N., Arnason T., Williams L., McLeod R., Brown G., Mathieson A., Pooni A., Baxter N.
JAMA Oncology. 2019 Jan