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Sarah Knerr

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Acting Assistant Professor, Health Services


Education

PhD   University of Washington, 2015   (Health Services)
MPH   University of Washington, 2011   (Public Health Genetics)
BA   Vassar College, 2007   (Biochemistry)

Contact Info

email:   saknerr@uw.edu

address:
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195

campus box:   359455

Cancer prevention and control; translational genomics; stakeholder engagement; health and health care disparities


Burnett-Hartman AN, Udaltsova N, Kushi LH, Neslund-Dudas C, Rahm AK, Pawloski PA, Corley DA, Knerr S, Feigelson HS, Hunter JE, Tabano DC, Epstein MM, Honda SA, Ter-Minassian M, Lynch JA, Lu CY. Clinical Molecular Marker Testing Data Capture to Promote Precision Medicine Research Within the Cancer Research Network. JCO Clin Cancer Inform. 2019 Sep;3:1-10. doi: 10.1200/CCI.19.00026.  PMID: 31487201
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Knerr S, Bowles EJA, Leppig KA, Buist DSM, Gao H, Wernli KJ. Trends in BRCA Test Utilization in an Integrated Health System, 2005-2015. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2019 Feb 8. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djz008. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 30753636    PMCID: PMC6695306
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Knerr S, Wernli KJ, Leppig K, Ehrlich K, Graham AL, Farrell D, Evans C, Luta G, Schwartz MD, O'Neill SC. A web-based personalized risk communication and decision-making tool for women with dense breasts: Design and methods of a randomized controlled trial within an integrated health care system. Contemp Clin Trials. 2017 Feb 28. pii: S1551-7144(16)30290-7. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2017.02.009. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 28257920    PMCID: PMC5473364
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Knerr S, Hu EY, Zeliadt SB. Incidence of Neutropenia in Veterans Receiving Lung Cancer Chemotherapy: A Comparison of Administrative Coding and Electronic Laboratory Data. EGEMS (Wash DC). 2017 Mar 13;5(1):1269. doi: 10.13063/2327-9214.1269. eCollection 2017.  PMID: 28459084    PMCID: PMC5389434
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Knerr S, Bowen DJ, Beresford SA, Wang C. Genetic causal beliefs about obesity, self-efficacy for weight control, and obesity-related behaviours in a middle-aged female cohort. Psychol Health. 2016 Apr;31(4):420-35. doi: 10.1080/08870446.2015.1115503. Epub 2016 Jan 2.  PMID: 26542069    PMCID: PMC4769980
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2019
Member, thesis committee for Solongo Sainkhuu
Evaluating Training Groups Aming Public Health Practitioners in Washington State

Implementing the moon: Getting genomic testing to the public
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
PI:   Bowen           Dates:    9/1/2019 - 8/31/2024

Population Management for Hereditary Cancer Prevention: Implementation, Effectiveness, and Acceptability Within A Learning Health System
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
PI:   Knerr           Dates:    4/1/2019 - 3/31/2022