Janet Baseman

Professor, Epidemiology
Adjunct Professor, Health Services
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)

Mixed-Methods Evaluation of the Washington State Practice Transformation Support Hub.
(2020 Aug 6)
J Public Health Manag Pract
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

RE-AIM Evaluation Plan for Washington State Innovation Models Project.
(2020 Apr/Jun)
Qual Manag Health Care 29(2): 81-94
Grembowski D, Conrad DA, Naranjo D, Wood S, Coe NB, Kwan-Gett T, Baseman J

Whole Genome Sequencing Detects Minimal Clustering Among Escherichia coli Sequence Type 131-H30 Isolates Collected From United States Children's Hospitals.
(2021 Mar 26)
J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 10(2): 183-187
Miles-Jay A, Weissman SJ, Adler AL, Baseman JG, Zerr DM

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