The USM Chronic Disease Epidemiology group recently assisted in the planning of and attended the 2019 Northeast Epidemiology Conference held at the Westin Hotel in Portland November 13-15, 2019.
Several group members presented during the conference, as well:
- Sara Huston, PhD (Faculty/Lead Chronic Disease Epidemiologist): “Obesity-associated cancers in Maine”
- Denise Yob, MPH (Research Associate/Epidemiologist): “Furthering the Understanding of the Burden of Cancer among the American Indian and Alaska Native Population in Maine”
- Caitlin Pizzonia, MPH (Research Associate/Epidemiologist): “Sex Differences in Stroke Death Trends in Maine, 1999-2017”