Researcher Profile

Anita Y. Kinney, PhD

Resident Member, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

Full Member, Cancer Prevention and Control Program

Member since 2018

Academic Appointment

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


  • Associate Director for Cancer Health Equity and Engagement at the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
  • Director, Center for Cancer Health Equity, School of Public Health and Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
  • Director, ScreenNJ

Research Interests

  • Cancer genomic risk communication
  • Genetic/genomic testing for cancer risk
  • Risk-based cancer prevention and control
  • Cancer survivorship
  • Cancer health disparities


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