Stroup Research Program

Research Interests

  • Cancer surveillance research (incidence, mortality, trends, survival)
  • Disparities in cancer risk and survival
  • Long-term survival, quality of life and late effects
  • Life course approach and geographic disparities in cancer risk and outcomes

Professional Memberships

  • Past President, North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR) 2019 - 2020
  • President, North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR), 2017 - 2019
  • President-Elect, North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR) 2016 - 2017
  • Co-Chair, NAACCR Standardization and Registry Development Steering Committee
  • Member, NAACCR Institutional Review Board
  • Representative-At-Large, NAACCR Board of Directors
  • Member, National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) Prostate Cancer Early Detection Panel


Honors and Awards

Distinguished Lecturer
Rutgers School of Nursing – Camden
Presented at the Susan G. Komen Central and South Jersey 2017 Breast Cancer Conference
November 17, 2017, Camden, NJ

Certificate of Recognition
Rutgers Health
November 26, 2018


Dr. Stroup also serves as an advisor on student projects as part of the Rutgers School of Public Health MPH field work curriculum for:

  • Kate DiPaola (MPH Epidemiology, September 2019)
  • Jie Li (Doctorate in Epidemiology, Rutgers School of Public Health, Graduate Advisor, 2017-Present)
  • Katelyn Roman (MPH, University of New England: Addressing Prostate Cancer Disparities through Research: Strategies to Improve Recruitment of African-American Cancer Survivors, Graduate Advisor, 2019)
  • Kelly Lenahan (MPH Candidate, Epidemiology, Rutgers School of Public Health: Cervical Cancer Prevention through Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination: A Case Study in Ethiopia, Graduate Advisor, 2019)
  • Karina DeMair (MPH Epidemiology, Fall 2016)
  • Tony Okoro, PharmD (MPH Epidemiology, Spring 2016)
  • Aishwarya Kulkarni, BDS (MPH Epidemiology, Spring 2016)
  • Preethi Raghava, MBBS (MPH Epidemiology, Spring 2015)

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