My research focuses primarily on cancer epidemiology. I am currently studying the oral microbiome and risk of upper aerodigestive squamous cell cancer and developing predictive algorithms for colorectal cancer screening.
I also carry out research on air pollution and risk for cardiovascular disease mortality.
Professor, Department of Population Health
Professor, Department of Environmental Medicine
Risk of mortality among veterans depends more on comorbidities than on glycosylated hemoglobin levels [Meeting Abstract]
Journal of general internal medicine. 2017 April; Conference:(40th):S310-S311
Elevated HbA1c in united states veterans and risk of incident diabetes and all-cause mortality [Meeting Abstract]
Journal of general internal medicine. 2017 April; Conference:(40th):S179
Microbiome. 2017 Mar 06; 5(1):29-29
Microbiome. 2016 Dec 30; 4(1):69-69
Gut: journal of the British Society of Gastroenterology. 2016 Oct 14; ?-?
ISME journal. 2016 Oct; 10(10):2435-2446
Aging cell. 2016 Oct; 15(5):811-824