M.D., Yale University, 1990.
Ph.D., Yale University, 1990.
My research interests are focused on new methods and applications of MRI in breast imaging and in factors that influence the performance of mammography in early cancer detection.
American College of Radiology
American Roentgen Ray Society
Association of University Radiologists
National Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium
Pacific Northwest Radiological Society
Phi Beta Kappa
Radiological Society of North America
Society of Breast Imaging
Washington State Medical Association
Washington State Radiological Society
2001-2006, Associate Professor, University of Washington, Radiology
1997-2003, Affiliate Investigator, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Public Health Sciences Division
1997-2001, Assistant Professor, University of Washington, School of Medicine, Radiology
1996-1997, Acting Assistant Professor, University of Washington, School of Medicine, Radiology
1995-1996, Fellowship, University of Washington, School of Medicine, Breast Imaging
Healthcare Factors for Obtaining a Mammogram in Latinas With a Variable Mammography History.. Oncology nursing forum. 44(1):66-76.. 2017.
Variation in Mammographic Breast Density Assessments Among Radiologists in Clinical Practice: A Multicenter Observational Study.. Annals of internal medicine. 165(7):457-464.. 2016.
Performance Goals for an Adjunct Diagnostic Test to Reduce Unnecessary Biopsies After Screening Mammography: Analysis of Costs, Benefits, and Consequences.. Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR. 13(11S):R81-R88.. 2016.
Diffusion-Weighted Breast Magnetic Resonance Imaging: A Semiautomated Voxel Selection Technique Improves Interreader Reproducibility of Apparent Diffusion Coefficient Measurements.. Journal of computer assisted tomography. 40(3):428-35.. 2016.
Screening MRI in Women With a Personal History of Breast Cancer.. Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 108(3). 2016.
Performance of DWI as a Rapid Unenhanced Technique for Detecting Mammographically Occult Breast Cancer in Elevated-Risk Women With Dense Breasts.. AJR. American journal of roentgenology. 207(1):205-16.. 2016.
Concordance of BI-RADS Assessments and Management Recommendations for Breast MRI in Community Practice.. AJR. American journal of roentgenology. 206(1):211-6.. 2016.
Diagnostic Accuracy of Digital Screening Mammography With and Without Computer-Aided Detection.. JAMA internal medicine. :1-10.. 2015.
Rethinking Preoperative Breast Magnetic Resonance Imaging.. JAMA oncology. :1-2.. 2015.
ACR BI-RADS Use in Low-Income Countries: An Analysis of Diagnostic Breast Ultrasound Practice in Uganda.. Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR.. 2015.
Breast Cancer Characteristics Associated With Digital Versus Film-Screen Mammography for Screen-Detected and Interval Cancers.. AJR. American journal of roentgenology. 205(3):676-84.. 2015.
Supplemental ultrasonography screening for women with dense breasts.. Annals of internal medicine. 162(11):802-3.. 2015.
Availability of Advanced Breast Imaging at Screening Facilities Serving Vulnerable Populations.. Journal of medical screening.. 2015.
Latinas' Mammography Intention Following a Home-Based Promotores-Led Intervention.. Journal of community health.. 2015.
Can MRI biomarkers at 3 T identify low-risk ductal carcinoma in situ? Clinical imaging.. 2015.
Five-year risk of interval-invasive second breast cancer.. Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 107(7). 2015.
Diffusion-weighted imaging: Effects of intravascular contrast agents on apparent diffusion coefficient measures of breast malignancies at 3 tesla.. Journal of magnetic resonance imaging : JMRI.. 2015.
Benefits, harms, and cost-effectiveness of supplemental ultrasonography screening for women with dense breasts.. Annals of internal medicine. 162(3):157-66.. 2015.
Advanced Breast Imaging Availability by Screening Facility Characteristics.. Academic radiology.. 2015.
Accuracy of 3 T versus 1.5 T breast MRI for pre-operative assessment of extent of disease in newly diagnosed DCIS.. European journal of radiology. 84(4):611-6.. 2015.