Karin Rosenblatt, Ph.D., Associate Professor ▼

Karin Rosenblatt, Ph.D.


Office phone:

(217) 244-8131

Office fax:

(217) 333-2766

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Ph.D., Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, School of Hygiene and Public Health, 1988

Research and Professional Interests

Dr. Rosenblatt's research focuses on cancer epidemiology with an emphasis on the etiology of gynecologic neoplasms. Exposures investigated include contraceptives, mineral fibers and talc, reproductive characteristics, family history of cancer, marijuana use, number of sexual partners, human papilomaviruses 16 and 18, ionizing radiation, and electromagnetic field exposures. Present investigations include the relationship between contraceptives and cancer and the role of denser mammographic patterns in the etiology of female breast cancer.
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