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Madi Wahlen, M4G



MSTP Learning Community:  Boulware

MSTP Entry Date:  June 3, 2019

Graduate Program:



Mary Charlton, PhD


2020 Spring - MAS II Liaison Committee

2022-present - Co-Leader, Urology Interest Group

2022-present - MSTP Retreat & I Heart Science Committee


2020 - Donald D. Heistad Prize for Best Poster Presentation (U of I Foundation Award), Medical Student Research Day, Sept 20


2020 Fall - MOHD I Tutor

2020 Fall - Anatomy Tutor

2021 Fall - Step 1 Tutor

2022 Spring - MOHD II Tutor


2019 - BS, Public Health Education - University of North Dakota


ORCiD:  0000-0002-3726-8954

Wahlen MM, Lizarraga IM, Kahl AR, et al.. Effect of rurality and travel distance on contralateral prophylactic mastectomy for unilateral breast cancer. Cancer Causes & Control. Published online 2023. doi:10.1007/s10552-023-01689-9

Nash SH, Wahlen MM, Meisner ALW, Morawski BM. Choice of Survival Metric and Its Impacts on Cancer Survival Estimates for American Indian and Alaska Native People. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2023;32(3):398-405.

Wahlen MM, Schroeder MC, Johnson EC, Lizarraga IM, Engelbart JM, Tatman DJ, Wagi C, Charlton ME, Birken SA. Identifying Core Functions of an Evidence-Based Intervention to Improve Cancer Care Quality in Rural Hospitals. Front Health Serv. 2022;2:891574. doi: 10.3389/frhs.2022.891574. Epub 2022 Apr 28. PMID: 36188431; PMCID: PMC9524475.