Scott D. Ramsey

Adjunct Professor, Health Services
Professor, General Internal Medicine (primary appt.)

Full Member
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center


PhD   University of Pennsylvania, 1994   (Health Services Marketing)
MD   University of Iowa, 1990
BS   University of Iowa, 1983   (Economics)

Contact Info


Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
1100 Fairview Ave. N, M2 B232
Seattle, WA 98109-1204

voice:   206-667-7846
fax:   206-667-7264

health services research evaluations of genetic technologies; cost effectiveness analysis as part of clinical trials; population monitoring of cancer care services

Seal B, Sullivan SD, Ramsey S, Asche CV, Shermock KM, Sarma S, Zagadailov E, Farrelly E, Eaddy M. Evaluating treatments and corresponding costs of prostate cancer patients treated within an inpatient or hospital-based outpatient setting. Future Oncol. 2015 Feb;11(3):439-47. doi: 10.2217/fon.14.242.  PMID: 25675125

Lee CI, Gold LS, Nelson HD, Chou R, Ramsey SD, Sullivan SD. Comparative effectiveness of imaging modalities to determine metastatic breast cancer treatment response. Breast. 2015 Feb;24(1):3-11. doi: 10.1016/j.breast.2014.11.009. Epub 2014 Dec 3. Review.  PMID: 25479913

Hansen RN, Hackshaw MD, Nagar SP, Arondekar B, Deen KC, Sullivan SD, Ramsey SD. Health care costs among renal cancer patients using pazopanib and sunitinib. J Manag Care Spec Pharm. 2015 Jan;21(1):37-44.  PMID: 25562771

Ramsey SD, Malin JL, Goulart B, Ambrose LF, Kanne JP, McKee AB, Reed SD, Schwartz JS, Sullivan SD. Implementing Lung Cancer Screening Using Low-Dose Computed Tomography: Recommendations From an Expert Panel. J Oncol Pract. 2014 Dec 9. pii: JOP.2014.001528. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 25491043

Seal B, Sullivan SD, Ramsey SD, Asche CV, Shermock K, Sarma S, Zagadailov EA, Farrelly E, Eaddy M. Comparing hospital-based resource utilization and costs for prostate cancer patients with and without bone metastases. Appl Health Econ Health Policy. 2014 Oct;12(5):547-57. doi: 10.1007/s40258-014-0101-1.  PMID: 25005491    PMCID: PMC4175039

Member, dissertation committee for Joseph Unger
Representativeness, generalizability, and diffusion of cancer clinical trial treatments