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Kimberly Kaphingst, ScD

Address:
660 S. Euclid Ave.
Campus Box 8109
St. Louis, MO 63110
E-mail:
kaphingstk@wudosis.wustl.edu

Primary Academic Title:
Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Public Health Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine
Research Interest:
Understanding the impact of cancer communication strategies on cognitive, affective and behavioral outcomes among individuals with limited health literacy; examining the effects of family history and genomics-based information on cancer prevention and screening behaviors; the use of health technologies by audiences with limited health literacy; mass media portrayals of genomic information; and physician knowledge of genetics and genomics.
Education:
•1995: MA, molecular and cellular biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.
•1997: ScM, health and social behavior, Harvard University
•2002: ScD, health and social behavior, Harvard University
Training:
•2002-2005: Postdoctoral fellow, behavioral sciences, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston
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