Askar S. Chukmaitov, S., M.D., Ph.D., M.P.A.
Massey Cancer Center research program membership
Cancer Prevention and Control
Associate Professor, Department of Health Behavior and Policy, School of Medicine
PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University (2005)
MPA, University of Nebraska at Omaha (1999)
MD, Kazakh National Medical University, Kazakhstan (1996)
Awards and honors
Outstanding Junior Faculty Researcher Award, 2008, Florida State University College of Medicine
The Edmund S. Muskie Graduate Fellowship Award, 1997, U.S. Department of State
Graduate Scholarship Award, 1995, Niigata School of Medicine, Japan
I study: 1) The effects of community hospital characteristics on cancer surgical outcomes, 2) The effects of gastroenterologists compliance with colonoscopy guidelines on polyp and adenoma detection rates, 3) The effects of specialization and regionalization on breast cancer treatment modalities in Kazakhstan, and 4) HPV vaccination and provider characteristics.
Disease focus of research
Published research (during tenure as a Massey Cancer Center member)
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