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Rashelle Hayes, Ph.D.

Massey Cancer Center research program membership

Cancer Prevention and Control

Department affiliations

Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine


MS, Virginia Commonwealth University (2004)
PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University (2007)

Awards and honors

Faculty Scholar Award, 2012, University of Massachusetts

Research description

Tobacco treatment development and evaluation among cancer patient populations and lung cancer screening population; implementation and dissemination of tobacco EBP in hospital settings; healthcare provider tobacco treatment training; diversity and equity in receipt/access to tobacco treatment; use of social media/technology to augment cessation; role of polytobacco use in quit behaviors in diverse populations

Disease focus of research

Breast, Head & neck, Respiratory/lung

Research keywords

Addiction,Cancer disparities,Cancer risk behaviors,Clinical trials,Community health,Health outcomes,Obesity,Prevention/population health,Screening,Survivorship,Tobacco,Translational science

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

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