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Nao Hagiwara, Ph.D.

Massey Cancer Center research program membership

Cancer Prevention and Control

Department affiliations

Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Humanities and Sciences


PhD, Michigan State University (2010)
MA, Michigan State University (2006)

Research description

Dr. Quillin and I (as Co-PIs) have submitted an grant proposals for the American Board of Genetic Counseling Research Grant (September 2020) an NCI R01 proposal (October 2020) that aim to examine the role of genetic counseling providers' prejudice and stereotyping in the racial disparities in genetic counseling processes. I've also submitted a grant proposal for an NINR R01, on which Dr. Grover serves as Co-I. The proposal aims to examine the role of patient-surgeon communication in the racial disparities in pain care.

Disease focus of research


Research keywords

Cancer disparities,Health outcomes,Prevention/population health,Other

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

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