Wendy Demark-Wahnefried, PhD, RD – Principal Investigator & T32 CPCTP Co-director

Professor and Webb Endowed Chair of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)
Associate Director of Cancer Prevention and Control, O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB
American Cancer Society Clinical Research Professor

Please direct inquiries and questions about the UAB Cancer Prevention and Control Training Program to Dr. Demark-Wahnafried: demark@uab.edu


Marie Bakitas DNSc, CRNP, NP-C, AOCN, ACHPN, FAAN, FPCN – T32 CPCTP Co-director

Professor of Nursing
Senior Scientist, Cancer Control and Population Sciences, O'Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center
Senior Scientist, Integrative Center for Aging Research, School of Medicine
Senior Scientist, O'Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center, School of Medicine
Professor, Medicine - Gerontology, Geriatrics, and Palliative Care, Department of Medicine
Professor, Nursing Acute, Chronic & Continuing Care, Nursing Academic Affairs
Senior Scientist, UAB Center for Study of Community Health, School of Public Health
Senior Scientist, Center for Palliative & Supportive Care, Department of Medicine

Please direct inquiries and questions about the UAB Cancer Prevention and Control Training Program to Dr. Bakitas: mbakitas@uab.edu


Lyse Norian Ph.D. – NTR 728 Course Director

Associate Professor, Nutrition Sciences, School of Health Professions
Scientist, Cancer Control and Population Sciences, O'Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center
Scientist, O'Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center, School of Medicine
Scientist, Nutrition Obesity Res Center (NORC) , Nutrition Sciences Research
Scientist, Comprehensive Diabetes Center, School of Medicine

Please direct inquiries and questions about the UAB Cancer Prevention and Control Training Program and the NRT 728 course/seminar and requirements to Dr. Norian: lnorian@uab.edu


Elizabeth Smith, MPA, RDN - Program Manager II

Please direct questions about the CPCTP application and onboarding process to Ms. Smith: smithew@uab.edu