This is unpublished


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

Education & Training: 

MD, Washington University, St. Louis, MO (1974)

Residency in Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Hospital, Iowa City, IA (1974-1978)

Fellowship in Rheumatology, University of Iowa Hospital, Iowa City, IA (1978-1980)

Fellowship in Rheumatology and Immunology Research, University of Washington, Seattle, WA (1980-1981)

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


PubMed Bibliography



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.