Current Projects

  • Allostatic load and cognition in older breast cancer survivors
  • Characterizing germline and somatic alterations by glioma subtypes and clinical outcome
  • Cutaneous melanoma risk stratification of individuals with a high-risk nevus phenotype
  • Identification of lethal melanomas at the time of diagnosis: a Genes, Environment, and Melanoma (GEM) study
  • Integration of Clinical and Molecular Biomarkers for Melanoma Survival (InterMEL)
  • Treatment exposure, APOE, smoking & cognition in older breast cancer survivors
  • Minimally-invasive harvesting techniques for profiling of melanocytic neoplasms
  • Effect and Mechanism of Acupuncture for Cancer‑related Cognitive Impairment (ENHANCE)
  • Multi‑Ancestry Mapping of Pancreatic Cancer Susceptibility Loci
  • Validation and Fine-Scale Mapping of Pancreatic Cancer Susceptibility Loci
  • Comparative Effectiveness of Acupuncture for Chronic Paid & Co-Morbid Conditions in Veterans (PEACE)
  • Genetic susceptibility to cancer related cognitive dysfunction in women undergoing treatment for breast cancer
  • Role of host genetics in COVID-19 susceptibility and severity of infection
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  • Personalized genomic testing for melanoma: maximizing comprehension and health outcomes in skin cancer patients
  • Optimizing Tobacco Treatment for Smokers Seeking Lung Cancer Screening
  • Comparative trial of acupuncture and cognitive behavior therapy as options for insomnia in cancer
  • Effect and mechanism of acupuncture for cancer-related cognitive difficulties
  • Participation in Consortia: International Lung Cancer Consortium (ILCCO); Ovarian Cancer Consortium (OCAC); Pancreatic cancer consortia (Panc4; PanScan)