Hannah Linden, MD

Dr. Hannah Linden MD
faculty member

Hannah Linden, MD

Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutch

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Dr. Hannah Linden is associate program director of the Medical Oncology and Hematology Fellowship Program at Fred Hutch and UW Medicine. She is a breast cancer specialist who treats patients at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center and Harborview Medical Center. Her clinical expertise is in hormone therapy, including treatments that target estrogen receptors. Dr. Linden also studies new breast cancer therapies and molecular imaging techniques, such as using PET scans to confirm the effectiveness of estrogen-blocking and estrogen-depleting therapy in patients with metastatic breast cancer. She is also interested in improving access to care in medically underserved, vulnerable populations.

Other Appointments & Affiliations

Athena Distinguished Professorship of Breast Cancer Research
UW Medicine

Professor of Medicine, Medical Oncology Division
University of Washington School of Medicine


Senior Research Fellow, Hematology, University of Washington, 1994-2002

Fellowship, Hematology, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1993-1994

Fellowship, Pharmacology, University of Arizona Medical Center, 1992-1993

Residency, University of Arizona Medical Center, 1989-1992

MD, University of Massachusetts, 1989

BA, cum laude, Yale University, 1985

Research Interests

Understanding resistance and sensitivity to endocrine therapy of breast cancer, and identification of methods to overcome resistance

Pharmacodynamic imaging

Improving access to clinical trials

Improving outcomes for vulnerable populations

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