Jane Henley, MSPH

Jane Henley, MSPH

Jane Henley is an epidemiologist in the Cancer Surveillance Branch in the Division of Cancer Prevention and Control at CDC. Ms. Henley uses data from CDC’s National Program of Cancer Registries and other surveillance systems to monitor cancer outcomes. She collaborates with researchers across CDC to share information about cancer, including participating in CDC data modernization initiative activities.

Her research interests include surveillance of cancers linked to modifiable risk factors, including tobacco use, alcohol use, physical activity, and obesity. She has contributed to more than 100 journal articles and book chapters, including publications about cancer surveillance; rare cancers including mesothelioma; lung cancer and other tobacco-related cancers; health consequences of cigarette, cigar, pipe, and smokeless tobacco use; and health benefits of smoking cessation. Her work has been nominated for CDC’s Shepard Science Award.

Ms. Henley earned an undergraduate degree in statistics from Mount Holyoke College and a master of science in public health in biostatistics from the Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University.

Recent articles Ms. Henley has first-authored include—

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