Dr. Studts is a Professor of Medical Oncology and serves as Co-Leader for the Cancer Prevention and Control (CPC) Program within the University of Colorado Cancer Center (UCCC) as well as the Co-Director of PHSR. He is a licensed clinical health psychologist and cancer control researcher with over 20 years of experience conducting mixed methods research in clinical and community-based settings using patient-reported outcomes and behavioral research. Areas of focus for research include behavioral aspects of lung cancer early detection and survivorship.
Marcelo Coca Perraillon, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Health, Systems, Management & Policy at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, with a secondary appointment in the Economics Department at the Denver campus. His research focuses on the evaluation of the effects of healthcare policy on costs, quality, and outcomes using statistical designs that permit the estimation of causal effects from observational data. Areas of interest include long-term care research, Medicare/Medicaid policy evaluation, and cancer care.
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PHSR Manager, Senior Data Analyst
Behavioral Science Research Associate
Kaitlyn received her MS in Clinical Science at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and her BA in Neuroscience and Medicine, Health, and Society at Vanderbilt University. She specializes in qualitative methods and behavioral science research. She has additional experience in project coordination and study recruitment.
Cancer EpidemiologistCydney received her MPH in Epidemiology from the Colorado School of Public Health at CSU and earned her BA in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology at CU Boulder. Along with a background in epidemiological methods in public health, she has technical skills using R and SAS database for analysis and visualization. With PHSR, Cydney primarily works with cancer registry data, survey data, and EHR data, and aims to promote health equity in each step of the research process
Faye received her MA in Statistics at the University of Missouri-Columbia and her BS in Statistics from Guangdong University of Technology, China. She primarily works with claims, cancer registry data and data from population-based health surveys, including CAHPS surveys, BRFSS, NIS, NHIS, and MEPS. She also has experience in statistical analysis, health services research and data visualization, using software including SEER*Prep, SEER*Stat, SAS, R, Python, Stata and Tableau.
Behavioral Science Research AssociateJoshua received his MPH in Epidemiology – Global Health at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and his BS in Biology with a Psychology minor at the University of Dayton (OH). Before joining the CU Anschutz family, he has spent time working in Clinical Research trials with The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center- Department of Anesthesia. He also brings experience in social psychology research, behavioral science, as well as study recruitment, IRB protocol management, and trial coordination. He is familiar with Stata, SAS, R, and Tableau.
Adam has both an MPH in Biostatistics and BS in Statistics. Adam collaborates with investigators and physicians to service many of their research needs. His efforts with PHSR include working with claims data, cancer registries, and population-based surveys. Adam has analytical skills in R and SAS and is ready to tackle whatever you have in store for him.