Huntsman Cancer Institute

Yelena Wu, PhD, MA

Department of Family and Preventive Medicine

University of Utah & Primary Children’s Hospital

Deanna Kepka, MPH, PhD

Deanna Kepka, PhD, MPH, is a Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) investigator and an assistant professor in the College of Nursing at the University of Utah. She is a member of the Cancer Control and Population Sciences (CCPS) research groupKepka’s main research interests are the gaps in health care access and quality for vulnerable populations. She fo... Read More

James A. VanDerslice, PhD

Jim VanDerslice, PhD is an Associate Professor in the Division of Public Health. His research focuses on evaluating human exposures to chemical and microbiological hazards in the environment. Several of his studies have examined contaminants in drinking water and foods, and their effects on infants and children. He utilizes Geographic Information S... Read More

Specialties: Epidemiology

Heidi A. Hanson, PhD, MS

Dr. Hanson is an assistant professor in the Department of Surgery, the Assistant Director of Research at the Utah Population Database, an Affiliate Member of the Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute (SCI Institute), and a research scientist at the Huntsman Cancer Institute. She is a demographer and has expertise in analysis of population heal... Read More

Anne Kirchhoff, PhD
Principal Investigator
Cancer Center Bio

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Kirchhoff Research Group
Huntsman Cancer Institute
2000 Circle of Hope
Salt Lake City, UT 84112

Phone: 801-587-4084

Fax: 801-585-0900


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