cancer prevention
and control


Studying the role of the oral microbiome in human health

Christian C. Abnet, PhD, MPH

Nutritional Epidemiology Branch
Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics
National Cancer Institute, NIH

Christian C. Abnet, PhD, MPH

Wednesday, April 18, 2012
6130 Executive Boulevard, Rockville MD
EPN Conference Room G

Dr. Abnet received a Ph.D. in Environmental Toxicology from the University of Wisconsin and an M.P.H. in Epidemiology from the University of Minnesota. He joined NCI as a Cancer Prevention Fellow in 1998 and became an investigator in the Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics in 2005. Dr. Abnetís research focuses on the etiology of esophageal and gastric cancer, especially in populations with high rates of these diseases.

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