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Stephen E. Hawes, PhD, MS, BA

Associate Professor, Epidemiology
Adjunct Associate Professor, Global Health
Adjunct Associate Professor, Health Services

Contact Information
Box 359933
HPV Research Center
Harborview Medical Center, Ninth and Jefferson Building (NJB)
908 Jefferson, Suite 1190
Seattle, WA 98110
Tel: 206-616-9744
Fax: 206-616-9788

USPS Mailing Address

Box 359933
325 Ninth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104-2499

University of Washington
Box 357236
Dept. of Epidemiology, School of Public Health
1959 NE Pacific St.
Health Sciences F-247A
Seattle, WA 98195
Tel: 206-685-0146
Fax: 206-543-8525

Research Interests
Dr. Hawes's primary interests are in human papillomavirus (HPV) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). His current research is conducted in Seattle and Senegal, West Africa and concerns the role of HIV, HPV and other sexually transmitted infections in the natural history of cervical neoplasia and cancer, as well as the study of biomarkers for various cancers including cancer of the cervix, anus, lung, breast, and skin. He is also interested in Alzheimer's disease.

Teaching Interests
Dr. Hawes currently co-teaches EPI 510 "Epidemiologic Data Analysis" offered during Winter Quarter. In addition, he co-teaches EPI 514 "Applications of Epidemiologic Methods" offered during Spring Quarter.

PhD, Epidemiology, University of Washington, SPH 2001
MS, Biostatistics, University of Washington, SPH 1993
BA, Statistics, University of Rochester 1985

Selected Publications
Hawes SE, Sow PS, Stern JE, Critchlow CW, Gottlieb GS, Kiviat NB. Lower levels of HIV-2 than HIV-1 in the female genital tract: correlates and longitudinal assessment of viral shedding. AIDS 2008; 22:2517-25.

Feng Q, Cherne S, Winer R, Balasubramanian A, Lee SK, Hawes SE, Kiviat NB, Koutsky L. Development and evaluation of a liquid bead microarray (LBMA) assay for genotyping 37 genital human papillomavirus types. J Clin Microbiol 2009; 47:547-53. doi:10.1128/JCM.01707-08.

Rowhani-Rahbar A, Carter JJ, Hawes SE, Hughes JP, Weiss NS, Galloway DA, Koutsky LA. Antibody responses in oral fluid and serum following HPV vaccination. J Infect Dis 2009;200:1452-5. doi:10.1086/606026

Campbell MS, Gottlieb GS, Hawes SE, Nickle DC, Wong KG, Deng W, Lampinen TM, Kiviat NB, Mullins JI. HIV-1 superinfection in the antiretroviral therapy era: are seroconcordant sexual partners at risk? PLoS One 2009; 4:e5690. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0005690.

Holmes RS, Hawes SE, Toure P, Dem A, Feng Q, Weiss NS, Kiviat NB. HIV infection as a risk factor for cervical cancer and cervical intraepithelial neoplasia in Senegal. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2009;18:2442-6. doi:10.1158/1055-9965.

Hawes SE, Stern JE, Feng Q, Wiens LW, Rasey JS, Lu H, Kiviat NB, Vesselle H. DNA hypermethylation of tumors from non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients is associated with gender and histologic type. Lung Cancer 2010; 69:172-9. doi:10.1016/j.lungcan.2009.11.002

White E, Goldbaum G, Goodreau S, Lumley T, Hawes SE. Interpopulation variation in HIV testing promptness may introduce bias in HIV incidence estimates using the serologic- testing algorithm for recent HIV seroconversion. Sex Transm Infect 2010. doi:10.1136/sti.2009.037291

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