Janet Baseman

Professor, Epidemiology
Adjunct Professor, Health Systems and Population Health
Associate Dean, School of Public Health



MPH Epidemiology, University of Texas (Houston),
PhD Epidemiology, University of Washington, 2005



Box 357230
1107 NE 45th St. Suite 400
Seattle, WA 98105


Dr. Baseman’s research centers around applied epidemiology in public health practice, strategies for improving disease surveillance systems, and public health informatics. She is also adjunct faculty in the Department of Health Services and is a member of the Northwest for Public Health Practice (NWCPHP) Research Team.

Research Interests

Applied epidemiology in public health practice; informatics; infectious disease epidemiology; surveillance; coronavirus; Covid-19; emerging diseases; epidemics; pandemics; disease outbreaks

Recent Publications (PubMed)

WA Notify: the planning and implementation of a Bluetooth exposure notification tool for COVID-19 pandemic response in Washington State.
Online J Public Health Inform 13(1): e8
Chen T, Baseman J, Lober WB, Hills R, Klemfuss N, Karras BT

State-Level Evaluation of Washington's State Innovation Models (SIM) Initiative.
J Health Care Poor Underserved 32(2): 862-891
Grembowski D, Conrad D, Naranjo D, Wood S, Zhou L, Banks J, Coe NB, Kwan-Gett T, Baseman J

Mixed-Methods Evaluation of the Washington State Practice Transformation Support Hub.
(2021 Sep-Oct 01)
J Public Health Manag Pract 27(5): 484-491
Kwan-Gett TS, Albertson EM, Banks J, Revere D, Rogers M, Baseman J, Andris L, Conrad D

Evaluation of an Emergency Department and Hospital-Based Data Exchange to Improve HIV Care Engagement and Viral Suppression.
(2020 Aug)
Sex Transm Dis 47(8): 535-540
Avoundjian T, Golden MR, Ramchandani MS, Guthrie BL, Hughes JP, Baseman JG, Dombrowski JC

Comparing Methods for Record Linkage for Public Health Action: Matching Algorithm Validation Study.
(2020 Apr 30)
JMIR Public Health Surveill 6(2): e15917
Avoundjian T, Dombrowski JC, Golden MR, Hughes JP, Guthrie BL, Baseman J, Sadinle M

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