Leah McArthur Ferrucci Ph.D., M.P.H.

Associate Research Scientist in Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases)

Departments & Organizations

Cancer Prevention and ControlSchool of Public Health

Research Interests

Skin cancer; indoor tanning; modifiable cancer risk factors; cancer survivorship; colorectal cancer, nutritional epidemiology more...


  • M.P.H., Yale School of Public Health, 2006
  • Ph.D., Yale University, 2009

Selected Publications

  • Molinaro AM, Ferrucci LM, Cartmel B, Loftfield E, Leffell DJ, Bale AE, Mayne ST. Indoor Tanning and the MC1R Genotype: Risk Prediction for Basal Cell Carcinoma Risk in Young People. Am J Epidemiol. Am J Epidemiol. 2015 Apr 8. pii: kwu356. [Epub ahead of print].
  • Ferrucci LM, Vogel RI, Cartmel B, Lazovich D, Mayne ST. Indoor tanning in businesses and homes and risk of melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancer in two US case-control studies. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2014 Nov;71(5):882-7. 2014 Jul 23. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Cartmel B, Dewan A, Ferrucci LM, Gelernter J, Stapleton J, Mayne ST, Bale AE. Novel gene identified in an exome-wide association study of tanning dependence. Exp Dermatol. 2014 Oct;23(10):757-9. 2014 Jul 16. [Epub ahead of print].



Latest News


Edit Profile