Anna N. A. Tosteson, ScD
Departments of Medicine and of Community & Family Medicine
The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Director, NCCC Office of Cancer Comparative Effectiveness Research
James J. Carroll Professor in Oncology at the Norris Cotton Cancer Center and the Geisel School of Medicine.
- ScD Harvard University, School of Public Health (Biostatistics)
- SM Harvard University, School of Public Health (Biostatistics)
- BS Cornell University (Statistics and Biometry)
Areas of Expertise
Dr. Tosteson's methodological interests include decision-analytic modeling, economic evaluation, preference-based measures of health-related quality of life, and statistical methods for diagnostic technology assessment.
SpringerPlus, Aug. 8, 2014;3:416: doi:10.1186/2193-1801-3-416 Second opinion in breast pathology: policy, practice and perception.
J Clinical Pathology, July 22, 2014; [Epub ahead of print] Breast cancer screening in an era of personalized regimens: A conceptual model and National Cancer Institute initiative for risk-based and preference-based approaches at a population level
Cancer, 5 15, 2014; [Epub ahead of print] Consequences of False-Positive Screening Mammograms
JAMA Internal Medicine, April 21, 2014; Digitized Whole Slides for Breast Pathology Interpretation: Current Practices and Perceptions
Journal of Digital Imaging, March 2014;DOI:10.1007/s10278-014-9683-2: Interspinous Spacers Compared to Decompression or Fusion for Lumbar Stenosis: Complications and Repeat Operations in the Medicare Population
Spine (Phila Pa 1976), May 1, 2013;38(10): 865-72 Costs, Evidence, and Value in the Medicare Program: The Challenges of Technology Innovation in Breast Cancer Prevention and Control Comment on “The Cost of Breast Cancer Screening in the Medicare Population”
JAMA Intern Med. , January 7, 2013;doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2013.2127:
In the MediaDo False-Positives Scare Women Away from Mammograms? CBS News, April 21, 2014
Comparative Effectiveness Research Program Valley News, January 11, 2012