Mary C. White, ScD has published and lectured widely on topics related to the control of asthma, cancer, and other chronic diseases, the risks associated with exposure to air pollution and hazardous substances, and the interpretation of scientific evidence for public health. She has authored more than 100 published papers (h-index = 33) and served as a guest editor for five special journal supplements that focus on opportunities for cancer prevention at different stages of the life course. For nearly three decades, Dr. White has led the development, implementation and translation of population-based health research at CDC, in the National Center for Environmental Health, the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, and currently in the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. She has received numerous awards, including the Emory Rollins School of Public Health Teaching and Mentoring Community Award in 2007. She has a Doctor of Science (ScD) in epidemiology and occupational health from the Harvard School of Public Health and a Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in narrative media writing from the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Georgia.
A full list of publications is available at Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=fH5F9XAAAAAJ&hl=en
- White,MC; Holman, DM; Boehm, JE; Peipins, LA; Grossman, M; Henley, SJ, 2014, Age and cancer risk: a potentially modifiable relationship, American Journal of Preventive Medicine, ,
- White MC, Espey DK, Swan J, Wiggins CL, Eheman C, Kaur JS, 2014, Disparities in cancer mortality and incidence among American Indians and Alaska Natives in the United States, American Journal of Public Health , ,
- White, MC; Peipins, LA; Watson, M; Trivers, KF; Holman, DM; Rodriguez, JL, 2013, Cancer prevention for the next generation, Journal of Adolescent Health, ,