School of Pharmacy

Lotte Steuten

Affiliate Associate Professor

CHOICE Affiliate Faculty, Department of Pharmacy, School Faculty

Telephone: (206) 667-9656

Fax: (206) 664-5977


Office Location: 1100 Fairview Avenue North Mailstop: M3-B232 Seattle, WA 98109

Website: PubMed


  • BS, Health Sciences – Department of Health Sciences, Maastricht University, Maastricht, NL
  • MSc, Health Science Research – Faculty of Health Sciences, Maastricht University, Maastricht, NL
  • PhD, Economic Evaluation of Disease Management Programs
  • Faculty of Health Sciences, Maastricht University, Maastricht, NL


Dr. Steuten graduated with her MSc and PhD from the Department of Health Sciences at Maastricht University in Maastricht, NL. She is an associate member at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and an affiliate associate professor in the Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research and Policy Program.

Dr. Steuten’s research expertise is in the fields of health economics and health services research. She specializes in developing and applying quantitative (Bayesian) methods for estimating and comparing the expected health and economic benefits of new approaches and interventions in cancer prevention and treatment, and prioritizing data collection to efficiently build the evidence for such promising new interventions.

Research Interests

Dr. Steuten’s research interests include developing and applying health economic and decision-analytic research methods to accelerate patient access to high value new screening, diagnostic and treatment options against cancer and other diseases.

Teaching Programs Directed

Director of Education: Health Sciences BSc and MSc programs, University of Twente, Enschede, NL

Courses instructed:

  • Patient and Care: introduction to Health Sciences, University of Twente, Enschede, NL
  • Economic Evaluation in Health Care, University of Twente, Enschede, NL
  • Economics of Health and Health Care, University of Twente, Enschede, NL
  • Economic Evaluation in Health and Medicine, PHARM 534/HSERV 583, University of Washington, Seattle.

Courses Taught

  • Health Technology Assessment for Health Services Innovation, Maastricht University, Maastricht, NL
  • Decision Analytic Modelling and Bayesian Value of Information Analysis for Health Care, Maastricht University, Maastricht, NL
  • Health Economics – Research Master, Brunel University, London, UK
  • Post-Graduate Short Course Health Economics, Brunel University, London, UK
  • Medical Technology Assessment, Epidemiology and Statistics, University of Twente, Enschede, NL
  • Advanced Modeling: Validation, Calibration, and Extrapolation, PHARM 536, University of Washington, Seattle.

Academic service

  • Integrating health economics modelling in the product development cycle of innovative medical devices, Maastricht University, Maastricht, NL
  • Transferability of economic evaluations of medical devices, Brunel University, London, UK.