Elizabeth Hibler, PhD, MPH

Cancer Prevention and Control Postdoctoral Fellow

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Research Information
Summary of Research Activity: 

Role of the vitamin D endocrine system in colorectal neoplasia and cancer prevention, basis of racial/ethnic disparities in cancer, molecular and genetic epidemiology of cancer prevention and control.

Selected Publications: 

Jacobs ET, Thomson CA, Flatt SW, Al-Delaimy W, Hibler EA, Jones LA, LeRoy EC, Newman VA, Parker BA, Rock CL, Pierce JP. Vitamin D and breast cancer recurrence in the Women’s Healthy Eating and Living Study. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011 Jan;93(1):108-17. Epub 2010 Oct 27.

Loescher LJ, Hibler EA, Hiscox H, Hla H, & Harris R. Challenges in using the internet for behavioral research. Computers, Informatics, & Nursing. Comput Inform Nurs. 2010 Nov 16.

Loescher LJ, Hibler EA, Hiscox H, Quale L, & Harris R. An internet-delivered video intervention for skin self-examination by melanoma patients. Archives in Dermatology. 2010 Aug; 146(8):922-3.

Hibler EA, Egan JB, C Hu, PW Jurutka, EC LeRoy, ME Martinez, PA Thompson, ET Jacobs. Association between polymorphic variation in VDR and RXRA with circulating levels of vitamin D metabolites. The Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 2010 Jul; 121(1-2):438-41.

Egan JB, Thompson PA, Ashbeck EL, Conti DV, Duggan D, Hibler E, Jurutka PW, Leroy EC, Martínez ME, Mount D, Jacobs ET. Genetic polymorphisms in vitamin D receptor VDR/RXRA influence the likelihood of colon adenoma recurrence. Cancer Res. 2010 Feb 15;70(4):1496-504. Epub 2010 Feb 9.

Hibler E, Trepanier D, Wade M. Expanding the functionality of syndromic surveillance systems: data mining and query development. Advances in Disease Surveillance. 2007; 2:106.  

Professional Information

R25 Cancer Prevention and Control Postdoctoral Fellowship

Delta Omega Inductee

Public Health Leadership Fellowship, Mid-America Public Health Leadership Institute, University of Illinois-Chicago

Academic Information
University of Arizona
Master's Degree: 
University of Michigan
Undergraduate School: 
Purdue University