Elaine R. Monsen

Professor Emeritus, Health Services


PhD   University of California (Berkeley), 1961
MS   University of California (Berkeley), 1959
BA   University of Utah, 1956

Contact Info

email:   ermonsen@u.washington.edu

University of Washington Nutritional Sciences
Raitt Hall, Room 306-B
Seattle, WA 98195

campus box:   353410
voice:   206-543-1849
fax:   206-543-6271


Elaine Monsen is also affiliated with the Graduate Program in Nutritional Sciences, and is a Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine. Since 1983 she has served as Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of the American Dietetic Association.

Iron Absorption and bioavailability; research communications; research design and evaluation

Research - Successful Approaches

The 2nd edition of a text that covers: Descriptive and Analytic Research Designs; Data Analysis and Presentation; Analytic Nutritional Epidemiology; Research in Evidence-Based Practice; Biomarkers in Nutrition Research; Outcomes Research; and Research in Diet and Human Genetics.

Prospective analysis of serum ferritin and risk of colon cancer.

The evaluation of serum ferritin levels from serum samples previously collected and compared to incidents of colon cancer. Dissertation with Carol Boushey.