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John Quillin, Ph.D., M.P.H., C.G.C.

Massey Cancer Center research program membership

Non-aligned member

Department affiliations

Associate Professor, Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, School of Medicine


PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University (2005)
MPH, Virginia Commonwealth University (2004)

Awards and honors

Outstanding Teacher Award, 2008, Virginia Commonwealth University
Sharon H. Kohlenberg Healthcare Service Award, 2006, Virginia Breast Cancer Foundation
Roscoe D. Hughes Award, 2005, Virginia Commonwealth University

Research description

My recent past and developing research projects involve assessing race disparities in cancer genetic counseling appointments. I am also working with colleagues on a systematic review of the impact of lifestyle on BRCA1/BRCA2-related breast cancer incidence.

Disease focus of research


Research keywords

Cancer disparities,Cancer education,Cancer risk behaviors,Genomics,Precision medicine,Prevention/population health

Published research (during tenure as a Massey Cancer Center member)

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Contact information


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