University of Washington School of Public Health

Katherine Newton - SPH Faculty Bio

Katherine Newton


Affiliate Associate Professor, Epidemiology

Group Health Research Institute
1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600
Seattle, WA 98101
Tel: 206-287-2973

Research Interests

Dr. Newton is a chronic disease epidemiologist, whose research program is focused on mid-life women's health, including menopause, hormone replacement therapy, alternative approaches to managing vasomotor symptoms, cardiovascular disease in women, and diabetes. She is particularly interested in interventions for diabetes prevention.


PhD   Epidemiology, University of Washington, 1995
MA   Nursing, University of Washington, 1977

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