Polly A. Newcomb, PhD, MPH

Member, Cancer Prevention Program
Public Health Sciences Division


University of Washington, PhD (Epidemiology)
University of Washington, MPH (Epidemiology)

Research Focus

An active researcher, Dr. Newcomb has been continuously funded by the NIH for over 25 years, supporting a broad research program in genetics, etiology, early detection and survivorship of breast and colorectal cancer. These studies have been increasingly complemented by the examination of molecular characteristics and germline genotypes.

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Contact Information

(206) 667-3476
(206) 667-7850
Additional contact

Mail Stop M4-B402

For questions or additional information:
DeAnna Basques-Jellison, MPH
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
1100 Fairview Ave. N., M4-B402
Seattle, WA  98109-1024
Phone: (206) 667-7474