Radiology Personnel

Marissa Lawson, MD

Assistant Professor of Radiology

Breast Imaging


Dr. Lawson is an assistant professor in the UW Breast Imaging department of Radiology at the Fred Hutch Cancer Center. 

Dr. Lawson earned her bachelor’s degree from Rice University in Houston, TX and her MD from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, TX. She completed her diagnostic radiology residency training at the University of Washington, and her Breast Imaging Fellowship at UW located at Fred Hutch Cancer Center.

Awards and Honors

Recent Publications (via Semantic Scholar)

Using Machine Learning to Predict Adherence to Recommended Imaging Follow-Up.
Marissa B. Lawson, Christoph I Lee - Published 2024 - JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF RADIOLOGY

Leveraging Area Deprivation to Improve Breast Cancer Outcomes.
Marissa B. Lawson, E. Oluyemi - Published 2023 - JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF RADIOLOGY

Breast Imaging Research: Tips for Obtaining Funding and Sustaining a Successful Career.
Marissa B. Lawson, Christoph I. Lee, S. Partridge, et al. - Published 2023 - JOURNAL OF BREAST IMAGING

Comparative Performance of Contrast-enhanced Mammography, Abbreviated Breast MRI, and Standard Breast MRI for Breast Cancer Screening.
Marissa B. Lawson, S. Partridge, D. Hippe, et al. - Published 2023 - RADIOLOGY

Timeliness as a Mammography Quality Metric.

Tackling Health Disparities in Radiology: A Practical Conceptual Framework.
Marissa B Lawson, J. Scheel, Tracy Onega, et al. - Published 2022 - JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF RADIOLOGY

Imaging Surveillance Options for Individuals With a Personal History of Breast Cancer: AJR Expert Panel Narrative Review.
Marissa B Lawson, S. Herschorn, B. Sprague, et al. - Published 2022 - AJR. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF ROENTGENOLOGY

Multilevel Factors Associated With Time to Biopsy After Abnormal Screening Mammography Results by Race and Ethnicity.
Marissa B Lawson, Michael C S Bissell, D. Miglioretti, et al. - Published 2022 - JAMA ONCOLOGY

Reducing Disparities in Timely Follow-Up after an Abnormal Screening Mammogram.
Marissa B Lawson, E. Oluyemi - Published 2022 - JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF RADIOLOGY

Addressing Racial Inequities in Access to State-of-the-Art Breast Imaging.
Christoph I. Lee, Marissa B Lawson - Published 2022 - RADIOLOGY