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Jean Wactawski-Wende

Jean Wactawski-Wende, PhD

Professor and Associate Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health

Contact Information

270C Farber Hall
Buffalo, NY 14214
Phone: 716-829-5374
Fax: 716-829-2979

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Research Interests: women's health, osteoporosis, cancer, hormone therapy, menopause, hormonal variation, periodontal disease, oxidative stress


Dr. Wactawski-Wende is an epidemiologist with an interest in women’s health issues. She has been listed as one of the top researchers at the University at Buffalo. In 2005 she was recognized as the first recipient of the Researcher of the Year awards in the School of Public Health and Health Professions. Dr. Wactawski-Wende was appointed in 2009 as UB's vice provost for strategic initiatives, to help the university reach its strategic goals with the creation of cross-discipline initiatives critical to reaching those goals.

Professional Affiliations

Society for Epidemiologic Research, ASBMR, American College of Epidemiology

revised: 2012-08-23