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NYU Women’s Health Study Faculty & Staff

NYU Women’s Health Study faculty and staff manage all aspects of the study. Under the aegis of the Division of Epidemiology in NYU Langone’s Department of Population Health, we correspond with and collect data from participants, analyze data and biospecimens, and publish research results.

Faculty

Anne Zeleniuch-Jacquotte, MD, MS
Co-Principal Investigator
Professor, Departments of Population Health and Environmental Medicine

Yu Chen, PhD, MPH
Co-Principal Investigator
Professor, Departments of Population Health and Environmental Medicine

Alan A. Arslan, MD
Co-Investigator
Associate Professor, Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Environmental Medicine, and Population Health

Karen L. Koenig, PhD
Co-Investigator
Research Assistant Professor, Departments of Population Health and Environmental Medicine

Mengling Liu, PhD
Co-Investigator
Professor, Departments of Population Health and Environmental Medicine

Luis A. Chiriboga, PhD
Immunohistochemistry Core Director
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology
Role: directs the study’s immunohistochemistry analyses of tumor tissue samples

Farbod Darvishian, MD
Co-Investigator
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology
Role: study pathologist

Staff

Yelena Afanasyeva, MS, Senior Data Manager

Mark Alu, Histopathology Core Laboratory Manager

Elizabeth Clancy, MS, Program Manager

Tess Clendenen, PhD, Research Scientist

Teresa Gonzalez, Follow-Up Coordinator

Fen Wu, PhD, Associate Research Scientist

Former Faculty and Staff

Bernard Pasternack, PhD
Professor, Department of Environmental Medicine
Contribution: first Principal Investigator from 1984 to 1995

Paolo G. Toniolo, MD
Research Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Contribution: Principal Investigator from 1995 to 2002

Roy Shore, PhD, DrPH
Adjunct Professor, Department of Population Health
Contribution: Principal Investigator from 2002 to 2006

Over the years, several graduate students have based their doctoral dissertation research on the NYU Women’s Health Study: Jennifer Brooks, PhD; Wenzhen Ge, PhD; Yian Gu, MD, PhD; Kathryn Hertzmark, PhD; Hiroko Watanabe Meserve, PhD; Tess Clendenen, PhD; and Oktawia Wojcik, PhD. Stephanie Scarmo, PhD, and Tess Clendenen, PhD, completed their postdoctoral fellowship with the NYU Women’s Health Study.