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NCI at APHA 2019

"HEALTH" written on table with people around it

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) will be participating at the American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting and Expo from Saturday, November 2 to Wednesday, November 6 in Philadelphia, PA.

Schedule of NCI Sessions

See which NCI experts will be presenting at APHA 2019 below. In addition, check the APHA online program for other sessions and posters that feature NCI research.

Monday, November 4th

Time Topic NCI Author(s)/Presenter(s)
8:30 AM – 10:00 AM  Special Session: Communicating Science to Lay Audiences (organized by HCWG) (3061.0)
  • Moderator: Lisa Paradis, MPH
9:42 AM – 10:00 AM Youth E-cigarette Use: Prevention and Intervention Considerations (3007.0)
  • Rachel Grana Mayne, PhD, MPH
11:10 AM – 11:30 AM Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) Screening Prevalence among US and Foreign-Born Men: Results from a National Cross-Sectional Survey (3139.0)
  • Jarrett Johnson, DrPH
  • Richard Moser, PhD
  • Gary Ellison, PhD, MPH
  • Damali Martin, PhD, MPH
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Sources of information on multi-marker tumor panel tests sought by oncologists (3188.0)
  • Susan Buckenmaier, MPH
  • Michelle Mollica, PhD, MPH, RN, OCN
  • Andrew Freedman, PhD
  • Janet de Moor, PhD, MPH
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM Emerging trends in electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) use (3217.0)
  • Moderator: Rachel Grana Mayne, PhD, MPH
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM How are clean air policies benefitting multi-unit housing residents? (3218.0)
  • Moderator: Bob Vollinger, DrPH, MSPH
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM Global Health Diplomacy (3230.0)
  • Matthew Brown, PhD, MPS

Tuesday, November 5th

Time Topic NCI Author(s)/Presenter(s)
8:30 AM – 8:50 AM  Cervical cancer screening among immigrant and refugee women: Scoping-review and directions for future research (4015.0)
  • Hamdi Abdi, MPH
  • Elise Hoover, MPH
  • Sarah Fagan, MPH
  • Prajakta Adsul, MPH, PhD
8:50 AM – 9:10 AM Perspectives from the NIH: Innovation, technology transfer, and global cooperation (4008.0)
  • Matthew Brown, PhD, MPS
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Trends in transit use, walking to transit, and ridesharing between 2009 and 2017 (4083.0)
  • Calvin Tribby, PhD, MPH
  • David Berrigan, PhD, MPH
10:30 AM – 10:50 AM NIH Global Workforce – Innovations n Research Diplomacy (4124.0)
  • Matthew Brown, PhD, MPS
10:30 AM – 10:50 AM Innovative Uses of Patient-Centered Big Data for Cancer Population Health (4132.0)
  • Michelle Mollica, PhD, MPH, RN, OCN
1:40 PM – 2:00 PM HPV Vaccination for Cancer Prevention: A Renewed Call to Action from the Chair of the President’s Cancer Panel (4242.0)
  • Rachel Hanisch, PhD, MPH
  • Lisa Paradis, MPH

Wednesday, November 6th

Time Topic NCI Author(s)/Presenter(s)
11:10 AM – 11:30 AM Cancer survival among adolescents and young adults, United States, 1975 to 2015 (5077.0)
  • Denise Riedel Lewis, PhD, MPH
  • Elizabeth Siembida, PhD, MPH
  • Nita Seibel, MD
  • Ashley Wilder Smith, PhD, MPH
11:10 AM – 11:50 AM Alcohol consumption and cancer survivors (5061.0)
  • Raimee Eck, PhD, MPH, MPA, CPH
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