Researcher Profile

George G. Rhoads, MD, MPH

Interim Dean, School of Public Health
Endowed Professor of Public Health
School of Public Health
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

RWJMS Research and School of Public Health Bldg.
683 Hoes Lane West, Room 229
Piscataway, NJ 08854

Phone: (732) 235-9700

Assistant: Judy Hagberg
(732) 235-5824

Research Program Alignment

Membership Type: Associate - Academic Advisory

Research Interests

  • Cancer epidemiology
  • Screening
  • Treatmemt delay

Selected Publications

Marcella SW, David A, Ohman-Strickland PA, Carson J, Rhoads GG;  Statin Use and Fatal Prostate Cancer: A Matched Case-Control Study; In Press

Carson JL, Terrin ML, Noveck H, Sanders DW, Chaitman BR, Rhoads GG, Nemo G, Dragert K, Beaupre L, Hildebrand K, Macaulay W, Lewis C, Cook DR, Dobbin G, Zakriya KJ, Apple F, Horney RA, Magaziner J; Liberal or Restrictive Transfusion in High Risk Patients After Hip Surgery; New England Journal of Medicine, 365:2453-2462, Dec 2011.

Echeverría SE, Borrell LN, Brown D, Rhoads GG; A local area analysis of racial, ethnic, and neighborhood disparities in breast cancer staging. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev., 18(11):3024-9, Nov 2009.

Marcella SW, Rhoads GG, Carson JL, Merlino F, Wilcox H.  Prostate specific antigen screening and mortality from prostate cancer.  J General Intern Med 2008 Mar;23(3):248-53.

Han IK, Duan X, Zhang L, Yang H, Rhoads GG, Wei F, Zhang J.1-Hydroxypyrene concentrations in first morning voids and 24-h composite urine: intra- and inter-individual comparisons. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2007 Dec 5.

Kahler KH, Rajan M, Rhoads GG, Safford MM, Demissie K, Lu SE, Pogach LM. Impact of oral anti-hyperglycemic therapy on all-cause mortality among patients with diabetes in the Veterans Health Administration.  Diabetes Care. 2007;30(7):1689-93.

Balasubramanian BA, Gandhi SK, Demissie K,  August DA, Kohler B, Osinubi OY,  Rhoads GG. Use of Adjuvant Systemic Therapy for Early Breast Cancer among Women 65 Years and Older. Cancer Control 2007 Jan;14(1):63-68.

Lee J, Demissie K, Lu S-E, Rhoads GG. Cancer incidence among Korean-American immigrants in the United States and native Koreans in South Korea. Cancer Control 2007 Jan;14(1):78-85.

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