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Student & Alumni Achievements

Student & Alumni Achievements

UNC Epidemiology Postdoctoral Fellow Receives Best Poster Award at ASPO

Dr. Lauren McCullough, 2013 alumna of the Gillings School of Global Public Health and postdoctoral fellow in the Cancer Control Education Program at UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, received a Best Poster award March 10 for research presented at the American Society of Preventive Oncology. Dr. McCullough’s study found that obesity may be particularly disadvantageous for postmenopausal breast cancer development in women who are genetically predisposed to reduced antioxidant expression or capacity for DNA repair.