Researcher Profile

Adana A.M. Llanos, PhD, MPH

Full Member, Cancer Prevention and Control Program

Member since 2013

Academic Appointment

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


Research Interests

  • Cancers in minority and medically underserved populations in the U.S.
  • Cancer surveillance and disparities in the Caribbean, namely Trinidad and Tobago
  • Molecular and genetic epidemiology of breast cancer subtypes
  • Energy balance, adiposity-related biomarkers and associated genetic variation in breast cancer
  • Patterns of DNA methylation in breast cancer
  • Breast and cervical cancer disparities
  • Clinical and translational cancer studies

Selected Publications

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