Mark Wener, MD
Adjunct Professor
Division of Rheumatology
Department of Laboratory Medicine
Director, Immunology Division
Sites of Practice: 
Roosevelt Clinic
University of Washington Medical Center

Faculty Information

Education & Training: 
Washington University
St. Louis, MO
Residency in Internal Medicine
University of Iowa Hospital
Iowa City, IA
Fellowship in Rheumatology
University of Iowa Hospital
Iowa City, IA
Fellowship in Rheumatology and Immunology Research
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
(206) 598-6131
Mailing Address: 

1959 NE Pacific Street
Box 357110
Seattle, WA 98195-7110

Research & Clinical Interests
Research Interests: 

Development of multiplexed dried blood spot assays for epidemiologic surveys
Inflammatory markers in epidemiologic studies
Ultrasound to assess scleroderma skin
Development of test panels for autoimmune rheumatic diseases



Toriola AT, Cheng TY, Neuhouser ML, Wener MH, Zheng Y, Brown E, Miller JW, Song X, Beresford SA, Gunter MJ, Caudill MA, Ulrich CM. Biomarkers of inflammation are associated with colorectal cancer risk in women but are not suitable as early detection markers. Int J Cancer. 2012 Nov 15. doi: 10.1002/ijc.27942. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23161620.

Imayama I, Ulrich CM, Alfano CM, Wang C, Xiao L, Wener MH, Campbell KL, Duggan C, Foster-Schubert KE, Kong A, Mason CE, Wang CY, Blackburn GL, Bain CE, Thompson HJ, McTiernan A. Effects of a caloric restriction weight loss diet and exercise on inflammatory biomarkers in overweight/obese postmenopausal women: a randomized controlled trial. Cancer Res. 2012 May 1;72(9):2314-26. PubMed PMID: 22549948; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3342840.

Wener MH. Multiplex, megaplex, index and complex: the present and future of laboratory diagnostics in rheumatology. Arthritis Res Ther. 2011 Nov 24;13(6):134. PubMed PMID: 22129036.