Brittany Stallworth
Cancer Research Training Award Fellow, Modifiable Risk Factors Branch

Brittany Stallworth

Address:
National Institutes of Health
National Cancer Institute
Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program
Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences
9609 Medical Center Drive, Rm. 4E310, MSC 9763
Bethesda, MD 20892
(For express delivery, use Rockville, MD 20850)

Interest Areas

  • Environmental health
  • Breast and prostate cancer prevention

Degrees

  • B.S. - Biology
    Howard University

Biography

Brittany Stallworth is a Cancer Research Training Award Fellow in the Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program's (EGRP) Modifiable Risk Factors Branch (MRFB). In this capacity, she collaborates with EGRP staff to develop initiatives related to early life exposures, the microbiome, cancer disparities, climate change, and health communications.

Brittany graduated Summa Cum Laude from Howard University with a B.S. in Biology. During her undergraduate career she took on many leadership roles that allowed her to raise awareness about environmental justice, sustainability, the green economy, and green-collar jobs. Her personal research includes a study of environmental factors affecting the health of Washington, D.C. residents (including walkability and proximity to grocery stores and factories). She has also worked as a researcher in the Howard University Hospital Cancer Center, where she conducted genetic clinical translational research concerning environmental impacts on the occurrence of breast cancer and prostate cancer.

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