Roland B. Walter M.D., Ph.D., M.S. Accepting new patients

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Hematology, Medical oncology


English, French, German


Roland Walter, M.D., Ph.D., M.S., is a board certified physician at SCCA and a UW associate professor of Hematology, adjunct associate professor of Epidemiology and assistant member at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.

Dr. Walter’s goal is to inform patients comprehensively about their disease and treatment options, including experimental therapies if available, to empower them to be actively engaged in the decision-making process.

Dr. Walter earned his M.D. at the University of Zurich, Switzerland, and his Ph.D. and M.S. at the UW. His clinical and research interests focus around acute myeloid leukemia.

Personal Interests

In his free time Dr. Walter enjoys family, running, hiking, skiing, mountaineering and photography.
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance at South Lake Union

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance at South Lake Union

825 Eastlake Ave. E Seattle, WA 98109


Breast cancer, Cancer care, Colorectal cancer, Gynecologic oncology

SCCA Outpatient Clinic at South Lake Union

825 Eastlake Ave E. Seattle, WA 98109


Cancer care, Oncology

University of Washington School of Public Health

Master Public Health, 2011, Epidemiology

Univ. of Washington

Ph.D, 2006, Pathology

Univ. of Zurich

Other Education, 2004

Univ. of Zurich

Medical education, 1997

UW - Dept. of Hematology

Fellowship, Hematology

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center


Univ. Hospital of Zurich

Residency, Internal Medicine

Raetisches Kantons- und Regionalspital

Residency, Internal Medicine

Univ. Hospital of Zurich

Fellowship, Internal Medicine


Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine, 2016, American Board of Internal Medicine