Judith Malmgren

Affiliate Assistant Professor, Epidemiology

12025 9th Avenue NW

Seattle, WA 98177-


Research Interests

Dr. Malmgren's research interests include clinical oncology, physician initiated research, clinical quality improvement studies, clinical outcomes research, randomized clinical drug trials and comparative effectiveness studies. Topics recently studied include treatment associated with breast cancer detection methods, leukemia post radiation treatment for primary breast cancer and comparative effectiveness of surgical techniques. She has acted as consultant to various organizations, institutions and physician practices including Swedish Cancer Institute. Dr. Malmgren uses epidemiologic study design and biostatistical analysis methods to study health services and health care delivery problems, and in the design and implementation of health care programs in a variety of settings. Where applicable she has used risk modeling statistical procedures for outcomes research and to identify possible explanatory factors. Dr. Malmgren has been President of HealthStat Consulting, Inc. since 1997.


PhD Epidemiology, University of Washington, 1995

MS Epidemiology, University of Washington, 1985

In the News

Mammograms beneficial in women 75 and up
Seatle Times, 08/05/2014

Mammograms Benefit Women 75 and Older
Radiology, 08/05/2014

Mammograms can save lives of women in their 40s: study
MSN.com, 02/22/2012