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Saxon Graham Lecture

L. Saxon Graham, PhD, a longtime SPHHP professor and chair of the Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health from 1981-1991, was considered among the most important cancer epidemiologists for his groundbreaking studies examining the link between diet and cancer beginning in the 1950s. He died at age 90 in May 2012.

The Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health holds an annual lecture in his honor.