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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

Gries KS, Regier DA, Ramsey SD, Patrick DL. Preferences for Prostate Cancer Outcomes: A Comparison of the Patient Perspective, the General Population Perspective, and a Population at Risk for Prostate Cancer. Value Health. 2016 Mar;19(2):218-25. doi: 10.1016/j.jval.2015.11.012. Epub 2016 Jan 14.  PMID: 27021756

Roth JA, Sullivan SD, Goulart BH, Ravelo A, Sanderson JC, Ramsey SD. Projected Clinical, Resource Use, and Fiscal Impacts of Implementing Low-Dose Computed Tomography Lung Cancer Screening in Medicare. J Oncol Pract. 2015 Jul;11(4):267-72. doi: 10.1200/JOP.2014.002600. Epub 2015 May 5.  PMID: 25943596

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

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