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Jennifer Specht, MD, Oncology, Seattle, WA, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance


Oncology Seattle, WA

Breast Cancer

Jill D. Bennett Endowed Professorship in Breast Cancer Clinical Research Director, Breast Oncology Associate Professor, Associate Member University of Washington, Division of Medical Oncology Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Overview of Dr. Specht

Dr. Jennifer Specht is an oncologist in Seattle, WA and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Seattle Cancer Care Alliance and UW Medicine/University of Washington Medical Center. She received her medical degree from University of Washington School of Medicine and has been in practice 18 years. Dr. Specht accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 143 doctors at UW Medicine/University of Washington Medical Center and one of 173 doctors at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance who specialize in Oncology. She has more than 40 publications and over 500 citings.

Education & Training

  • University of Washington
    University of WashingtonFellowship, Hematology and Medical Oncology, 2002 - 2005
  • University of Washington
    University of WashingtonResidency, Internal Medicine, 1999 - 2002
  • University of Washington School of Medicine
    University of Washington School of MedicineClass of 1999

Certifications & Licensure

  • WA State Medical License
    WA State Medical License 2002 - 2023
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Medical Oncology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Regional Top Doctor Castle Connolly, 2014

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Test-Retest Reproducibility of FDG-PET/CT Uptake in Cancer Patients Within a Qualified and Calibrated Local Network  
    Jennifer M Specht, Jean H Lee, Hannah M Linden, Andrew T Shields, David A Mankoff, Paul E Kinahan, Journal of Nuclear Medicine

Grant Support

  • Role of ctDNA change as a response measure in the EA1183 patient population and how ctDNA changes correlate with metabolic response by serial FDG PET/CTNCI2021–2026

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    First Choice
    Great West PPO
    Health Net Oregon PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    ODS Network
    Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
    Providence Health System Personal Option
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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