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Elisa V. Bandera, MD, PhD

Resident Member, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

Full Member, Cancer Prevention and Control Program

Member since 2003

Academic Appointment

Professor of Medicine
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Positions

  • Professor and Chief, Cancer Epidemiology and Health Outcomes
  • Professor of Epidemiology, Rutgers School of Public Health
  • Co-Leader, Cancer Prevention and Control Research Program
  • and Interim Director Population Science Shared Resource, CINJ

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Research Interests

  • Racial/ethnic disparities in breast and ovarian cancer risk, treatment, and survival
  • Role of obesity and related factors in cancer prevention and control
  • Food estrogens (phytoestrogens, mycoestrogens) and female hormonal cancers and reproductive outcomes
  • Early determinants of cancer risk, in particular factors affecting pubertal development and breast cancer
  • Development of evidence-based dietary guidelines for cancer prevention and survival

Selected Publications

The content for the Researcher Directory is maintained by Paul Novembre (novembre@cinj.rutgers.edu)