Beth A. Jones PhD, MPH

Research Scientist in and Lecturer in Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases)

Departments & Organizations

Office of Student ResearchCancer Prevention and ControlSchool of Public HealthCancer Prevention and Control

Research Interests

Cancer; Health disparities; Breast cancer; Mammography screening; African american; Black; Hispanic/latino; Breast density; Neighborhood; Racism; Obesity; Communication; GST-polymorphisms; P53; Survival more...


  • M.P.H., Yale School of Public Health, 1986
  • Ph.D., Yale University, 1993

Selected Publications

  • Dailey AL, Kasl SV, Lewis T, Holford T, Jones BA. Neighborhood- and Individual-level Socioeconomic Variation in Perceptions of Racial Discrimination. Ethn Health. 2010 Apr;15(2):145-63. PMID: 20407967
  • Jones BA, Christensen A, Wise J, Yu H. Glutathione S-Transferase Polymorphisms and Survival in African American and White Colorectal Patients. Cancer Epidemiology. 2009; 33(3-4): 249-6. PMID: 19748847
  • Calvocoressi, L., Sun, A., Kasl, S.V., Claus, E.B., and Jones, B.A. Mammography Screening of Women in their 40s. Impact of Changes in Screening Guidelines. Cancer 112: 473-480, 2008



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