Dr. Behnoosh Momin is a health scientist at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. She is a subject matter expert in liver cancer prevention and control for the National Comprehensive Cancer Control Program. She has published numerous manuscripts in this area since 2010. This proposed session will include a background on liver cancer and its risk factors, highlight the prevention work of two programs (Cherokee Nation and Idaho Comprehensive Cancer Control Programs), as well as share the role of their partners and coalitions, facilitators, barriers and lessons learned through the implementation of prevention interventions. Dr. Momin received her Master's in Public Health from Texas A&M University, her Master's of Science in Biomedical Sciences from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, and her Doctor of Public Health from the University of Georgia (UGA) College of Public Health. In 2017, she was a recipient of the UGA Alumni Association's 40 Under 40 award for her success in health sciences at the federal level.
Tuesday, July 9
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM