Ann Hamilton, PhD, MA

Professor of Research Population and Public Health Sciences



Dr. Hamilton is a cancer epidemiologist whose research has focused on breast, prostate, and testicular cancer, as well as Kaposi's Sarcoma. She has studied cancers in twins and is currently involved with an investigation of the relationship of exercise to endogenous estrogen levels in healthy identical twins.

Research Interests

  • Health Services
  • Population Characteristics
  • Disparities
  • Racial Disparities
  • Ethnic Disparities
  • Neighborhood
  • Health Care Quality, Access, & Evaluation
  • Health Care Quality
  • Social Determinants of Health
  • Socioeconomic Characteristics
  • Health Care Outcomes
  • Vulnerable Populations
  • Health Care Disparities
  • Morbidity and mortality
  • Risk Factors
  • Adolescents
  • Young Adults
  • Race
  • Ethnicity
  • Cancer
  • Health Behavior
  • Primary Prevention
  • Secondary Prevention
  • Population Surveillance
  • Cohort Studies
  • Cancer Epidemiology
  • Epidemiological Factors
  • Exposures
  • Lifestyle
  • Research Design and Methods