Steven Bacchus Zeliadt

Research Professor, Health Systems and Population Health

VA Health Services Research and Development
Box 358280 (152)
1600 S. Columbian Way
Seattle, WA 98108-


Research Interests

Decision-making and quality of life in prostate cancer treatment; cancer screening; costs of health care interventions; evaluation of informed decision making strategies; comparative effectiveness using large databases; quality of life assessment among cancer survivors; decision modeling; assessment of health care costs


PhD Health Services, University of Washington, 2004

MPH Health Services, University of Washington, 2000

BA Grinnell College, 1994

In the News

Zeliadt Wins Best Paper of the Year Award from Veterans Affairs Unit
SPH News, 12/07/2016

Lung cancer screening alone doesn't make smokers quit
KUOW, 09/14/2015

Lung Cancer Screening and Smoking Cessation
JAMA Internal Medicine, 09/08/2015

Lung screening may not push smokers to quit
New York Times, 09/07/2015

Lung Cancer Mortality in African-Americans Linked with Segregation
JAMA Surgery, 01/01/2013