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Ann Mertens, PhD

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Professor of Pediatrics, Survivor
Research Program Director
The Mark R. Hudgens Chair for Clinical Research in Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders
Aflac Cancer & Blood Disorders Center
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta/Emory University

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Areas of Research Interest: Pediatric epidemiology, research methodology, clinical outcomes research, cancer survivorship.

Primary research interest and efforts:

  1. The investigation of late effects of therapy in survivors of childhood and adolescent cancer
  2. Research methodology and statistical applications around clinical outcomes research.

Primary/current project focus: My current research activities are in the study of effective communication and intervention strategies to reduce morbidity and mortality in childhood and adolescent cancer survivors and to increase quality of life.

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