Thomas Jefferson University


The research activities of the Division of Population Science are integral to the mission of the Department of Medical Oncology.  In particular, the Division if most active in three areas:

  • Establish clinical and translational research partnerships with community organizations, providers and diverse populations;
  • Conduct research on cancer risk assessment, early detection, lifestyle modification, treatment adherence, survivorship, quality of life, and participation in clinical trials; and
  • Support the development, implementation, and evaluation of strategic initiatives in clinical and translational research

From these areas have emerged three scientific themes that characterize the Division’s research: