Elise Hoover, M.P.H.
Special Volunteer, Genomic Epidemiology Branch

Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program
Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences
National Cancer Institute
National Institutes of Health
9609 Medical Center Drive, Rm. 4E208, MSC 9763
Bethesda, MD 20892
(For express delivery, use Rockville, MD 20850)

Interest Areas

  • Chronic disease epidemiology
  • Women's health
  • Cancer survivorship
  • Public health policy


  • M.P.H. – Epidemiology & Maternal and Child Health
    Boston University
  • B.A. – Anthropology
    New York University


Ms. Elise Hoover is a Special Volunteer with the Genomic Epidemiology Branch (GEB) of the Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program (EGRP) in NCI's Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences (DCCPS).

Ms. Hoover was previously a Cancer Research Training Award (CRTA) Fellow in GEB until September 2017. In this capacity, she worked on metabolomics consortium management and genomic population research.

Prior to joining EGRP, Ms. Hoover was a clinical research coordinator at Tufts Medical Center (TMC) in Boston, MA. In this position, she worked with patients diagnosed with Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) in both clinical trials and observational studies. Prior to TMC, she worked on an evaluation of a collaboration of the Boston Housing Authority (BHC) and the Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) to assess prevalence of postpartum depression among low-income mothers.

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