Date Speaker(s) Presentation Title
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
January 2019
Portrait of Louise M. Henderson, Ph.D.

Louise M. Henderson, Ph.D.
UNC-Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC

Advancing a Risk-based Approach for Cancer Screening
November 2018
Portrait of Barbara S. Norquist, M.D.

Barbara S. Norquist, M.D.
University of Washington Medicine, Seattle, WA

Challenges in the Clinical Management of Women at Risk for Ovarian Cancer
November 2018
Portrait of Sancy Leachman, M.D., Ph.D.

Sancy Leachman, M.D., Ph.D.
Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), Portland, OR

War on Melanoma: An Oregonian Solution for Cancer Control
October 2018
Portrait of Patti E. Gravitt, Ph.D., M.S.

Patti E. Gravitt, Ph.D., M.S.
GWU Milken Institute School of Public Health

A Systems Practice Approach to Sustainable Implementation of HPV-based Screening in the Peruvian Amazon
October 2018
Portrait of Amy Abernethy, M.D., Ph.D.

Amy Abernethy, M.D., Ph.D.
Flatiron Health

Research at Scale: Rethinking evidence generation for the 21st Century
September 2018
Portrait of Brian M. Rivers, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Brian M. Rivers, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

A Community-based Translational Research Framework to Address Prostate Cancer Disparities
June 2018
Portrait of Nickolas Papadopoulos, Ph.D.

Nickolas Papadopoulos, Ph.D.
Professor of Oncology and Pathology; Director of Translational Genetics; Ludwig Center for Cancer Genetics & Therapeutics; Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Johns Hopkins Institutions, Baltimore, MD

Role of non-Invasive Tests for the Early Detection of Cancer
May 2018
Portrait of Scarlett Lin Gomez, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Scarlett Lin Gomez, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center University of California San Francisco San Francisco, CA

Cancer Health Disparities Research: Where have we been and where should we go?