John E. Vena, PhD

Professor (voluntary), Department of Social and Preventive Medicine

Contact Information

University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC 29208
Phone: 803-777-7333
Fax: 803-777-2524

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Research Interests: risk of cancer and adverse reproductive outcomes associated with environmental pollutants and occupational health hazards


John E. Vena, PhD is Professor and Chair of the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the Arnold School of Public Health at the University of South Carolina (appointed September 2003). Dr. Vena was Professor of Social and Preventive Medicine at the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (1981-2003) and Director of the Environment & Society Institute (1999-2003).

Professional Affiliations

American Public Health Association (1978-present), Society for Epidemiologic Research (1978-present), Physicians for Social Responsibility (1983-present), International Society for Environmental Epidemiology (1989-present), International Epidemiological Association (1989-present), American College of Epidemiology, Fellow (1998-present)

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