Associate Professor of Epidemiology
The Ohio State University
Dr. Susan Olivo-Marston, PhD, MPH, is currently an Associate Professor in the Division of Epidemiology in the College of Public Health at The Ohio State University and a member of the OSUCCC Cancer Control Program. Previously, she was a postdoctoral fellow in the National Cancer Institute’s Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program during which time she earned a Master’s of Public Health concentrating in Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in 2005. Dr. Olivo-Marston also earned a PhD in Tumor Biology from Georgetown University in 2004 and a Master’s of Science in Cancer Biology from the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in 2001. Dr. Olivo-Marston uses both animal models of cancer and human studies to examine how childhood exposures affect adult cancer risk. In particular, she has focused on lifestyle exposures including diet, obesity, and secondhand smoke. Currently, Dr. Olivo-Marston is conducting epidemiological studies among Ohio firefighters to assess the impact of occupational exposures on cancer biomarkers and risk.
Monday, October 19, 2020
9:30 AM – 10:00 AM ET