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Karen Glanz, PhD, MPH

Abramson Cancer Center

Faculty Title

George A. Weiss University Professor

Administrative Title

Professor of Epidemiology and Nursing


Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics / Nursing

Clinical Expertise
My research in community and health care settings focuses on cancer prevention and control; obesity, nutrition, and the built environment; chronic disease prevention and control; and health communication technologies.

Other Affiliations
Emory University

BA (1974, University of Michigan); MPH (1977, University of Michigan); PhD (1979, University of Michigan) Fellowship(Year, Institution): 1984, Temple University

Board Certifications

Honors and Award

2008: Fellow, Society for Behavioral Medicine

2007: Elizabeth Fries Health Education Award, from the James and Sarah Fries Foundation

2006-present: Most Highly Cited Researcher (top 0.5% over 20 year period), 1997-2006, Social Sciences-General; Institute for Scientific Information 

Contact Information

423 Guardian Drive, 801 Blockley Hall
Office Phone: 215-898-0613
Fax: 215-573-5315

David Buff
Office Phone: 215-573-4529
Appointment Phone: 215-573-4529