The American Society of Preventive Oncology (ASPO) is a multi-disciplinary society which, through a variety of professional education activities which take place surrounding its annual meeting, is primarily committed to serving as an advocate for cancer prevention and control research.


ASPO is the organization for accelerating progress towards cancer prevention and control.


To foster the continuing development of investigators and other professionals involved in cancer prevention and control, and the exchange and translation of scientific information to reduce the cancer burden

Executive Committee

Karen Basen-Engquist, PhD
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
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Cheryl Thompson
Case Western Reserve University
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Peter Kanetsky, PhD, MPH
Moffitt Cancer Center
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Elena Martinez, PhD
UC San Diego, Moores Cancer Center
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Special Interest Group Chairs

Lifestyles, Energy Balance, and Chemoprevention

Marji McCullough, ScD
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Cancer Health

Yamile Molina, PhD
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Molecular Epidemiology & Environment

Katherine Reeves, MPH, PhD
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Early Detection & Risk Prediction

Jasmin Tiro, PhD
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Behavioral Science & Health Communication

Carmina Valle, PhD
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Survivorship & Health Outcomes

Erin Kent, PhD
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Global Cancer

Ramzi Salloum, PhD
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Early Career

Allison Burton-Chase, PhD
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At-Large Executive Committee Members

Sandi Pruitt, PhD
UT – Southwestern
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Li Li, MD, PhD
Case Western Reserve University
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Shine Chang, PhD
UT M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
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ASPO National Office

ASPO National Office
330 WARF Bldg., 610 Walnut Street
Madison, WI 53726
Phone: (608) 263-9515
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