School of Public Health

Helgerson, Steven

Steven D. Helgerson

Clinical Associate Professor, Epidemiology
Clinical Associate Professor, Health Services

State Medical Officer and Medicaid Medical Director, Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services


MD Medicine, University of Washington, 1973
MPH Public Health, University of Washington, 1980

Contact Info

Steven D. Helgerson, MD, MPH is currently the State Medical Officer and the Medical Director of the Medicaid Program, Department of Public Health and Human Services in Montana. Dr. Helgerson received his MD and MPH degrees from the University of Washington. He is Board Certified in Public Health and Preventive Medicine. He has previously worked with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Indian Health Service, and the Health Care Financing Administration (now CMS).

Research Interests

Using epidemiologic techniques to identify health issues, develop and evaluate intervention strategies, and document the health status of populations.

Research Areas