University of Washington School of Public Health

Amanda Phipps - SPH Faculty Bio

Amanda Phipps


Assistant Professor, Epidemiology

University of Washington
Office: F-250A
Box 357236
Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health
Tel: 206-543-0849

Research Interests

Dr. Phipps's research interests span the fields of cancer epidemiology, molecular epidemiology, and clinical epidemiology. Her current projects focus on the relationship between modifiable lifestyle factors (e.g., smoking, obesity) and survival in individuals with biologically-distinct subtypes of colorectal cancer, and the impact of sleep and sleep disorders on cancer incidence and survival. She also has an interest in molecular subtypes of breast cancer, particularly in risk factors for the poor-prognosis triple-negative subtype of breast cancer.

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PhD   Epidemiology, University of Washington, 2010
MPH   Epidemiology, University of California (Berkeley), 2003
BA   Biological Sciences, Northwestern University, 2001

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