Fellows Directory

Information on our current Cancer Prevention Fellows

Fellowship Group Photo 2018

Staff Directory

Our staff are dedicated individuals, who provide scientific guidance and administrative support to our fellows.

Program Spotlight: Dr. Shirley Bluethmann

 Diana Fox, left, senior director of hospital systems with the northeast region, and Nikki Johnston, health systems manager with the American Cancer Society (ACS), present researcher Shirley Bluethmann of Penn State Cancer Institute with a certificate representing ACS funding she received to study exercise and medication adherence in older breast cancer survivors.

CPFP alumna Dr. Shirley Bluethmann received a Mentored Research Scholar Grant for Applied and Clinical Research from the American Cancer Society (MRSG-18-136-01-CPPB) for her project "Using Exercise to Improve Arthralgia and AI Adherence in Older Cancer Survivors: (the REJOIN Trial)." The $728,000 career development award will support Dr. Bluethmann as she pursues training in cancer and aging. Learn more about this Program Spotlight.

Image Credit: Penn State College of Medicine

Distinguished Alumni Award

With its rich history and commitment to training researchers and future leaders in cancer prevention, we recognize an outstanding member of our alumni through the CPFP Distinguished Alumni Award.

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Publications About CPFP

Several journal articles and reports have been published that evaluate the CPFP. 

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Read the Testimonials to find out what our CPFP alumni and Summer Curriculum attendees have to say about our programs. 

Deadline Alerts

Fellowship Program

Application opened: May 1, 2019 12:00AM EDT
Application deadline: August 19, 2019 11:59PM EDT
Supporting documentation deadline: August 26, 2019 11:59PM EDT
Appointment starts: June 2020

Summer Curriculum

The Summer Curriculum application period is now CLOSED. It will re-open in November 2019.