Cutler Institute

Chronic Disease Epidemiology Group at the 2019 Northeast Epidemiology Conference

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”