Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Preventive Medicine

Siobhan M Phillips, PhD

Siobhan M Phillips, PhD

Assistant Professor of Preventive Medicine (Behavioral Medicine) and Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences

Focus of Work

Bio

Research interests include: understanding the biopsychosocial mechanisms underlying the relationship between physical activity and health and disease outcomes in cancer survivors; identifying the determinants of physical activity behavior change and maintenance; the intersection of cancer, aging, and multiple chronic conditions; the role of physical activity in the primary and secondary prevention of cancer; and the translation of research in these areas to practice using technology and innov...[Read full text]Research interests include: understanding the biopsychosocial mechanisms underlying the relationship between physical activity and health and disease outcomes in cancer survivors; identifying the determinants of physical activity behavior change and maintenance; the intersection of cancer, aging, and multiple chronic conditions; the role of physical activity in the primary and secondary prevention of cancer; and the translation of research in these areas to practice using technology and innovative study designs and methods.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • PhD: University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, Kinesiology (2011)
  • MPH: Harvard University, Public Health (2012)

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