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The Cancer Prevention and Control Program

Faculty and Staff

James R Hébert, ScD

Title: Director
Department: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
The Cancer Prevention and Control Program
Phone: 803-576-5666
Fax: 803-576-5624
Office: Arnold School of Public Health
Cancer Prevention and Control Program
Discovery 1, Room 242
Resources: CV [pdf]PubMed Publications


Dr. James Hebert is a Health Sciences Distinguished Professor at the University of South Carolina, as well as a Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, a Professor of Epidemiology at the Medical University of South Carolina, a Professor of Community Medicine and Epidemiology at the University of South Carolina, School of Medicine, and the Director of the Cancer Prevention and Control Program. He received his AB in biology from Boston University in 1971, his diploma in international education from the University of California, Berkeley, in 1979, his MSPH in environmental health from the University of Washington in 1980 and his ScD in nutritional epidemiology from Harvard University in 1984.

Areas of Research

Biospecimens; Cancer Screening; Diet and Diet Assessment; Disparities Research; Genetics and Epigenetics; Health Communication; Physical Activity

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