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John M. Pagel, M.D., Ph.D.


Professional Statement

Dr. Pagel is an international hematology expert with a world-class reputation for research and excellence in patient care. He is dedicated to individualized patient care that is based on mutual respect and trust. He is incredibly excited to be a part of the Swedish Cancer Institute. Dr. Pagel feels the work being done here is life-changing for patients and will deliver new advancements in cancer treatment for patients in the Pacific Northwest and beyond. Prior to joining Swedish, Dr. Pagel spent more than a decade as an associate member of the Clinical Research Division at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and associate professor in the Medical Oncology Division at the University of Washington. In his spare time Dr. Pagel enjoys skiing, boating, hiking and running in the Pacific Northwest.

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Boston University School of Medicine
medical school, 1996
University of California, San Francisco
residency, Internal Medicine, Oncology, 1999
University of Washington/Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Senior Fellow, Dept. of Medicine, Division of Oncology
fellowship, Medical Oncology, 2002

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology

Clinical Interests

  • Blood Cancer
  • Cancer Chemotherapy
  • Hematologic Malignancies
  • Leukemia
  • Lymphoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplasia
  • Myelodysplastic Syndrome
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Personal Interests

Skiing, boating, running, hiking
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Professional Associations

Am. Society of Clinical Oncology, Am. Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Am. Society of Hematology, Am. Assoc. for Cancer Research, Institute of Translational Health Sciences, Puget Sound Oncology Consortium
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  • English

Practice Locations

John M. Pagel practices at one location

Center for Blood Disorders and Stem Cell Transplantation
1221 Madison Street
Floor 10
Seattle, WA 98104
Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish Cherry Hill
  • Swedish Edmonds
  • Swedish First Hill
Medical Groups
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