Researcher Profile

Adana A. Llanos, PhD, MPH

Full Member, Cancer Prevention and Control Program

Member since 2013

Academic Appointment

Assistant Professor of Epidemiology
School of Public Health
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Research Interests

  • Cancer in minority and medically underserved populations in the U.S.
  • Cancer trends, patterns, and disparities in the Caribbean
  • Molecular and genetic epidemiology of breast cancer subtypes
  • Obesity, energy balance, and related biomarkers in relation to tumor heterogeneity and disparities in cancer outcomes
  • Interventions to address cancer disparities

Selected Publications

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