Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Divisions

Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention

The long-term goal of the Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention is to integrate traditional epidemiologic methods with the ever-advancing molecular and omic techniques in cancer research to identify risk factors molecular markers that may serve as tools for cancer prediction, early detection, and prevention. We conduct cancer epidemiology and prevention research in several areas:

Molecular cancer epidemiology   

Environmental cancer epidemiology

Cancer epidemiology in patients with infectious diseases

Nutritional cancer epidemiology

Behavioral science and cancer epidemiology

Cancer early detection biomarker studies

Cancer prevention clinical trials

Cancer medical costs research

Cancer Bioinformatics

To learn more about The Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention click here.

 

 


 

 

 

Lifang Hou
Lifang Hou, MD, PhD, MS

Division Director

William Funk, PhD

Assistant Professor

This page last updated Mar 12, 2014

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