Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Teresa Kern, PhD

Teresa Kern, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences
Division of Health Services and Behavioral Research
Scientific Program:Cancer Control
ttk2@psu.edu

Research Interests

  • Appalachian Region
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Early Detection of Cancer
  • Therapeutics
  • Neoplasms
  • Geography
  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • Primary Health Care
  • Radiotherapy
  • Guidelines
  • Medicare
  • Odds Ratio

Recent Publications

2015

Seiber, EE, Camacho, F, Zeeshan, MF, Kern, T & Fleming, ST 2015, 'Disparities in Colorectal Cancer Treatment Delay Within Appalachia-The Role of For-Profit Hospitals', Journal of Rural Health, vol. 31, no. 4, pp. 382-391. https://doi.org/10.1111/jrh.12122
Kimmick, GG, Camacho, F, Mackley, H, Kern, T, Yao, N, Matthews, SA, Fleming, S, Lipscomb, J, Liao, JJ, Hwang, W & Anderson, RT 2015, 'Individual, area, and provider characteristics associated with care received for stages I to III breast cancer in a multistate region of Appalachia' Journal of oncology practice, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. e9-e18. https://doi.org/10.1200/JOP.2014.001397
Camacho, F, Hwang, W, Kern, T & Anderson, RT 2015, 'Receipt of Regular Primary Care and Early Cancer Detection in Appalachia', Journal of Rural Health, vol. 31, no. 3, pp. 269-281. https://doi.org/10.1111/jrh.12097

Clinical Trials Search


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