In this issue:
- Message from Dr. Rachel Ballard-Barbash
- Save the Date! International Cancer Screening Network Meeting in 2015
- Watch for Cancer Care and Economics Research Blog!
- Research Initiatives
- New & Forthcoming Data
- Policy-relevant Research Syntheses
- Measures & Methods
- Welcome New Staff
- Employment Opportunities
Welcome New Staff
Janet de Moor
Janet de Moor, PhD, MPH is a Behavioral Scientist in the Health Services and Economics Branch (HSEB) of the Applied Research Program. She moved to HSEB in 2014 from the Office of Cancer Survivorship, where she served as a Program Director since 2011. Prior to joining the NCI, Dr. de Moor was an Assistant Professor at The Ohio State University College of Public Health, Division of Health Behavior and Health Promotion. She received her undergraduate degree in Human Development and Family Studies from Penn State University and her Master of Public Health degree and Doctorate in Behavioral Science from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Public Health. She completed her postdoctoral fellowship at Harvard School of Public Health.
Dr. de Moor's research and programmatic interests include the economic burden of cancer with an emphasis on the impact of cancer on employment, cancer survivorship and the economic evaluation of cancer survivorship interventions, and adherence to cancer treatment and follow up care recommendations. In July, she will become the NCI lead for the Cancer Control Supplement of the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS CCS).