University of Washington School of Public Health

Stephen Hawes - SPH Faculty Bio

Stephen Hawes


Chair, Epidemiology
Professor, Epidemiology
Adjunct Professor, Global Health
Adjunct Professor, Health Services

University of Washington
Office: : Health Sciences Building F-262D
Box 357236
Department of Epidemiology
1959 NE Pacific Street
Seattle, WA 98195
Tel: 206-685-0146

Research Interests

Dr. Hawes’s primary research interests are in human papillomavirus (HPV) and other STDs, cervical and anal cancer and precursor lesions, and HIV-1 and HIV-2, and he has more than 20 years of research experience conducting cohort studies in Senegal, West Africa as well as in Seattle. He also studies biomarkers for various cancers including cancer of the cervix, anus, lung, breast, ovary, and skin.

Related Links

Epidemiology Biography Page
Health Services Biography Page


PhD   Epidemiology, University of Washington, 2001
MS   Biostatistics, University of Washington, 1993
BA   Statistics, University of Rochester, 1985

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