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Deborah J. Bowen
Adjunct Professor
Professor, Bioethics and Humanities (primary appt.)

Research Interests:
Health behavior; underserved populations; health communication

Contact Information

email:   dbowen@uw.edu

campus box:   357120
voice:   206-616-5601

Education

PhD   Uniformed Service U of The Health Sc., 1986   (Health Psychology)

Recent Publications



Hannon PA, Vu T, Ogdon S, Fleury EM, Yette E, Wittenberg R, Celedonia M, Bowen DJ. Implementation and process evaluation of a workplace colorectal cancer screening program in eastern Washington. Health Promot Pract. 2013 Mar;14(2):220-7. doi: 10.1177/1524839912443240. Epub 2012 Jul 13.  PMID: 22796739


Bowen DJ, Hannon PA, Harris JR, Martin DP. Prostate cancer screening and informed decision-making: provider and patient perspectives. Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis. 2011 Jan 18. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 21243007


Hannon PA, Fernandez ME, Williams RS, Mullen PD, Escoffery C, Kreuter MW, Pfeiffer D, Kegler MC, Reese L, Mistry R, Bowen DJ. Cancer control planners' perceptions and use of evidence-based programs. J Public Health Manag Pract. 2010 May-Jun;16(3):E1-8.  PMID: 20357600    PMCID: PMC2920604


Harris J, Bowen DJ, Badr H, Hannon P, Hay J, Regan Sterba K. Family communication during the cancer experience. J Health Commun. 2009;14 Suppl 1:76-84. Review.  PMID: 19449271


Hannon PA, Bowen DJ, Christensen CL, Kuniyuki A. Disseminating a successful dietary intervention to faith communities: feasibility of using staff contact and encouragement to increase uptake. J Nutr Educ Behav. 2008 May-Jun;40(3):175-80.  PMID: 18457786


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External Funding (sampling of recent awards from UW SAGE data)

A Randomized Trial of Workplace Interventions to Improve Health of Alaska
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
PI:   Buchwald           Dates:    4/1/2007 - 3/31/2012