Date Speaker(s) Presentation Title
September 2021
Portrait of Karen Basen-Engquist, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Karen Basen-Engquist, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Annie Laurie Howard Research Distinguished Professor in the Department of Behavioral Science, Director of the Center for Energy Balance in Cancer Prevention and Survivorship, The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center

Healthy Living After Cancer: Translating What We Know into What We Do
June 2021
Portrait of Lisa Carter-Harris, Ph.D.

Lisa Carter-Harris, Ph.D.
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Beyond a Closed-Ended Question: Understanding the Decision to Screen or Not for Lung Cancer
May 2021
Portrait of Jessica Scott, Ph.D.

Jessica Scott, Ph.D.
Assistant Member, Exercise Oncology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

From Spaceflight to Cancer Therapy: The Next Frontier of Multisystem Toxicity Countermeasures
May 2021
Portrait of Ashwani Rajput, M.D.

Ashwani Rajput, M.D.
Director, Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center, National Capital Region Professor of Surgery and Oncology, John Hopkins University

Building Bridges to Enhance Cancer Prevention and Care
April 2021
Portrait of Nilanjan Chatterjee, Ph.D.

Nilanjan Chatterjee, Ph.D.
Bloomberg Distinguished Professor, Department of Biostatistics, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Oncology, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University

Polygenic Risk Scores in Cancer Prevention
April 2021
Portrait of Ellen M. Daley, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Ellen M. Daley, Ph.D., M.P.H.
University of South Florida College of Public Health

HPV Vaccine Strategies in the US: Why Haven’t We Been More Successful?
March 2021
Portrait of Christopher Friese, Ph.D., R.N., AOCN®, FAAN

Christopher Friese, Ph.D., R.N., A.O.C.N., F.A.A.N.
University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI

Improving Cancer Care: Listening to Patients and Clinicians
February 2021
Portrait of David B. Allison, Ph.D.

David B. Allison, Ph.D.
School of Public Health, University of Indiana, Bloomington, IN

Rescuing Nutrition Science’s Reputation from the Bin of Condemnation to that Worthy of Constructive Criticism: Toward Greater Rigor and Warrant in Nutrition and Obesity
January 2021
Portrait of Lauren McCullough, Ph.D., M.S.P.H.

Lauren McCullough, Ph.D., M.S.P.H.
Emory University, Winship Cancer Institute, Atlanta, GA

Understanding Breast Cancer Disparities: Cells to Society
December 2020
Portrait of Cosette Wheeler, Ph.D.

Cosette M. Wheeler, Ph.D.
Department of Pathology, University of New Mexico (UNM) Regents Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, UNM Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM

New Mexico HPV Pap Registry: Integration of Real World Data to Improve Cervical Cancer Screening and Inform Policy
November 2020
Portrait of Laundette Jones, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Laundette Jones, Ph.D., M.P.H.
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Program in Health Equity and Population Health

From Cells to Communities: Building a Scientist-Survivor Program
October 2020
Portrait of Lisa S. Shock, Ph.D.

Lisa S. Shock, Ph.D.
VCU Massey Cancer Center, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

Mitochondrial Epigenetics: Surprising Roles in mtDNA Structure, Mitochondrial Function and Metastasis
October 2020
Portrait of Illona Jaspers, Ph.D., M.S.

Ilona Jaspers, Ph.D., M.S.
UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health

E-cigarettes and Vaping: Toxicities, Misconceptions, and Health Effects
September 2020
Portrait of Edward L. Giovannucci, M.D., Sc.D.

Edward L. Giovannucci, M.D., Sc.D.
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

The Primary Prevention of Colorectal Cancer
June 2020
Portrait of Siobhan Phillips, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Siobhan M Phillips, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Northwestern University

Fit2Thrive: Optimization of a Nationwide Physical Activity Promotion Intervention for Breast Cancer Survivors
May 2020
Portrait of Linda Ko, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.S.

Linda Ko, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.S.
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA

Multi-level Communication Intervention to Promote HPV Vaccination among East African Adolescents
May 2020
Portrait of Paul Boutros, Ph.D., M.B.A.

Paul C. Boutros, Ph.D., M.B.A.
University of California, Los Angeles

The Evolutionary Origins of Aggressive Cancer
March 2020
Portrait of Patricia Ganz, M.D.

Patricia Ganz, M.D.
UCLA Fielding School of Public Health

Cancer and Aging: Implications for Cancer Survivors
February 2020
 Carol J. Boushey, Ph.D., M.P.H., R.D.

Carol J. Boushey, Ph.D., M.P.H., R.D.
University of Hawai'i Cancer Center

Using Food Images and Dietary Patterns to Facilitate Perceptions Through Multiple Lenses
February 2020
Portrait of Hazel B. Nichols, Ph.D.

Hazel B. Nichols, Ph.D.
UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health

Cancer and Parenthood
January 2020
Portrait of Jessica Chubak, Ph.D.

Jessica Chubak, Ph.D.
Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute

Using Electronic Health Care Data to Study Cancer Screening: Challenges and Opportunities
September 2019
Portrait of Daniel A. Rodríguez, Ph.D., M.S.T.

Daniel A. Rodríguez, Ph.D., M.S.T.
UC Berkeley

Commute Patterns and Depression: Evidence from Eleven Latin American Cities
April 2019
Portrait of Raymond DuBois, M.D., Ph.D.

Raymond DuBois, M.D., Ph.D.
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

Inflammation and Inflammatory Mediators as Potential Targets for Cancer Prevention or Interception
April 2019
Portrait of Noelle J. LoConte, M.D.

Noelle J. LoConte, M.D.
University of Wisconsin (UW) Carbone Cancer Center

Alcohol and Cancer: A Call to Action for the Oncology Community
March 2019
Portrait of Bradley J. Zebrack, Ph.D., M.S.W., M.P.H.

Bradley J. Zebrack, Ph.D., M.S.W., M.P.H.
University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control

Life, Interrupted – The Adolescent/Young Adult Cancer Experience
March 2019
Portrait of Karen Glanz, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Karen Glanz, Ph.D., M.P.H.
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA

Local Policies and Environments: How well do they work to improve Health Behavior?
March 2019
Portrait of Jeff Niederdeppe, Ph.D., M.A.

Jeff Niederdeppe, Ph.D.
Cornell University, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Ithaca, NY

Effects of Tobacco Product Warning Labels on Youth and Adults: Broader Implications for Cancer Communication
February 2019
Portrait of Joel Palefsky, M.D.

Joel Palefsky, M.D.
University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

Anal HPV Infection and Disease: A Model for Understanding All Things HPV
January 2019
Portrait of Bruce Alexander, Ph.D.

Bruce Alexander, Ph.D.
University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN

Mesothelioma and Taconite Mining Exposures
January 2019
Portrait of Andrew T. Chan, M.D., M.P.H.

Andrew Chan, M.D., M.P.H.
Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Aspirin for the Precision Prevention of Colorectal Cancer