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Melinda Irwin, PhD, MPH

Associate Dean of Research and Susan Dwight Bliss Professor of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases); Deputy Director (Public Health), Yale Center for Clinical Investigation; Deputy Director, Yale Cancer Center

Research Summary

Professor Irwin's primary research interests are in the areas of energy balance and cancer prevention and prognosis. She is trained in cancer epidemiology, exercise physiology, and clinical trials. Specifically, Professor Irwin's research involves examining the effect of exercise and weight loss on adherence to adjuvant treatments, cancer biomarkers, treatment side effects and quality of life.

Speciailzed Terms: Energy balance; Cancer prevention and prognosis

Coauthors

Research Interests

Breast Neoplasms; Neoplasms by Histologic Type; Obesity; Ovarian Neoplasms; Weight Loss; Exercise

Public Health Interests

Cancer; Women's Health

Selected Publications

  • Randomized trial of diet and exercise on chemotherapy completion in women with breast cancer: The Lifestyle, Exercise, and Nutrition Early After Diagnosis (LEANer) study.Sanft T, Harrigan M, Cartmel B, Li F, Zupa M, Zupa M, McGowan C, Ferrucci L, Puklin L, Nguyen T, Nguyen T, Tanasijevic A, Tanasijevic A, Neuhouser M, Neuhouser M, Hershman D, Hershman D, Basen-Engquist K, Basen-Engquist K, Jones B, Knobf M, Chagpar A, Silber A, Ligibel J, Ligibel J, Irwin M. Randomized trial of diet and exercise on chemotherapy completion in women with breast cancer: The Lifestyle, Exercise, and Nutrition Early After Diagnosis (LEANer) study. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2022, 40: 12007-12007. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2022.40.16_suppl.12007.
  • Transdisciplinary research in energetics and cancer (TREC) training program for early career investigators.Irwin M, Lowry D, Neuhouser M, Henry C, Sears D, Schmitz K, Nebeling L, Ligibel J. Transdisciplinary research in energetics and cancer (TREC) training program for early career investigators. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2022, 40: 11031-11031. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2022.40.16_suppl.11031.
  • Abstract 898: Survival for patients with early-onset colorectal cancer - An overall survival analysis from the National Cancer Database, 2004-2015Cheng E, Cheng E, Blackburn H, Ng K, Ng K, Spiegelman D, Irwin M, Ma X, Gross C, Tabung F, Tabung F, Giovannucci E, Giovannucci E, Kunz P, Llor X, Billingsley K, Meyerhardt J, Meyerhardt J, Ahuja N, Fuchs C. Abstract 898: Survival for patients with early-onset colorectal cancer - An overall survival analysis from the National Cancer Database, 2004-2015 Cancer Research 2021, 81: 898-898. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.am2021-898.
  • Impact of a randomized weight loss trial on breast tissue markers in breast cancer survivors.Dieli-Conwright C, Harrigan M, Cartmel B, Chagpar A, Bai Y, Rimm D, Pusztai L, Lu L, Sanft T, Irwin M. Impact of a randomized weight loss trial on breast tissue markers in breast cancer survivors. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2021, 39: e12501-e12501. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2021.39.15_suppl.e12501.
  • Changes in Quality of Life in Lung Cancer Survivors: Trend and PredictorsBade B, Zhao J, Li F, Tanoue L, Silvestri G, Irwin M. Changes in Quality of Life in Lung Cancer Survivors: Trend and Predictors 2021, a4793-a4793. DOI: 10.1164/ajrccm-conference.2021.203.1_meetingabstracts.a4793.
  • Abstract PS8-09: Dietary supplement use in a healthy eating and exercise lifestyle intervention in breast cancer survivors: The lifestyle exercise and nutrition (LEAN) studyNguyen T, Nguyen T, Harrigan M, Mcgowan C, Hood A, Hood A, Li F, Cartmel B, Ferrucci L, Irwin M, Sanft T. Abstract PS8-09: Dietary supplement use in a healthy eating and exercise lifestyle intervention in breast cancer survivors: The lifestyle exercise and nutrition (LEAN) study Cancer Research 2021, 81: ps8-09-ps8-09. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.sabcs20-ps8-09.
  • Abstract PS8-17: Assessing effect modification of obesity-associated genes variants in FTO , MC4R , BDNF , and CREB1 on weight loss among breast cancer survivors enrolled in the randomized lifestyle, exercise, and nutrition (LEAN) studyNguyen T, Nguyen T, Irwin M, Dewan A, Harrigan M, Cartmel B, Sanft T, Lu L, Li F, Salinas Y. Abstract PS8-17: Assessing effect modification of obesity-associated genes variants in FTO , MC4R , BDNF , and CREB1 on weight loss among breast cancer survivors enrolled in the randomized lifestyle, exercise, and nutrition (LEAN) study Cancer Research 2021, 81: ps8-17-ps8-17. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.sabcs20-ps8-17.
  • EnergeticsFerrucci L, Irwin M. Energetics 2020, 303-320. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-42011-6_15.
  • Abstract LB-164: Transdisciplinary research in energetics and cancer (TREC) early career investigator training program: First year resultsIrwin M, Lowry D, Neuhouser M, Ligibel J, Schmitz K, Patterson R, Colditz G, Li F, Nebeling L. Abstract LB-164: Transdisciplinary research in energetics and cancer (TREC) early career investigator training program: First year results 2019, lb-164-lb-164. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.sabcs18-lb-164.
  • Abstract LB-164: Transdisciplinary research in energetics and cancer (TREC) early career investigator training program: First year resultsIrwin M, Lowry D, Neuhouser M, Ligibel J, Schmitz K, Patterson R, Colditz G, Li F, Nebeling L. Abstract LB-164: Transdisciplinary research in energetics and cancer (TREC) early career investigator training program: First year results Cancer Research 2019, 79: lb-164-lb-164. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.am2019-lb-164.
  • A randomized trial of a healthy lifestyle intervention versus usual care on chemotherapy and endocrine therapy adherence rate in women with breast cancer: The Lifestyle Exercise and Nutrition Early After Diagnosis (LEANER) Study.Sanft T, Harrigan M, Cartmel B, Ferrucci L, Basen-Engquist K, Basen-Engquist K, Hershman D, Hershman D, Ligibel J, Ligibel J, Neuhouser M, Neuhouser M, Chagpar A, Jones B, Knobf M, Silber A, Li F, Irwin M. A randomized trial of a healthy lifestyle intervention versus usual care on chemotherapy and endocrine therapy adherence rate in women with breast cancer: The Lifestyle Exercise and Nutrition Early After Diagnosis (LEANER) Study. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2019, 37: tps11633-tps11633. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2019.37.15_suppl.tps11633.
  • The Breast Cancer Weight Loss (BWEL) trial: Randomized phase III trial evaluating the role of weight loss in adjuvant treatment of overweight and obese women with early-stage breast cancer (Alliance A011401).Ligibel J, Barry W, Alfano C, Hershman D, Irwin M, Neuhouser M, Thomson C, Delahanty L, Frank E, Spears P, Paskett E, Hopkins J, Bernstein V, Stearns V, White J, Wadden T, Goodwin P, Carey L, Partridge A, Winer E. The Breast Cancer Weight Loss (BWEL) trial: Randomized phase III trial evaluating the role of weight loss in adjuvant treatment of overweight and obese women with early-stage breast cancer (Alliance A011401). Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2018, 36: tps598-tps598. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2018.36.15_suppl.tps598.
  • Association between lifestyle factors and completion of neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer.Usiskin I, Usiskin I, Li F, Irwin M, Cartmel B, Sanft T. Association between lifestyle factors and completion of neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2018, 36: 91-91. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2018.36.7_suppl.91.
  • Abstract 5321: Metabolomics and body mass index among breast cancer survivors in The Lifestyle, Exercise, and Nutrition (LEAN) StudyFerrucci L, Cartmel B, Harrigan M, Sanft T, Playdon M, Jia W, Yu H, Johnson C, Pusztai L, Chagpar A, Irwin M. Abstract 5321: Metabolomics and body mass index among breast cancer survivors in The Lifestyle, Exercise, and Nutrition (LEAN) Study Cancer Research 2017, 77: 5321-5321. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.am2017-5321.
  • Multicenter, randomized phase II trial of physical activity (PA), metformin (Met), or the combination on metabolic biomarkers in stage I-III colorectal (CRC) and breast cancer (BC) survivors.Meyerhardt J, Irwin M, Jones L, Zhang S, Campbell N, Brown J, Pollak M, Sorrentino A, Cartmel B, Harrigan M, West M, Tolaney S, Yung R, Winer E, Ng K, Abrams T, Fuchs C, Sanft T, Douglas P, Ligibel J. Multicenter, randomized phase II trial of physical activity (PA), metformin (Met), or the combination on metabolic biomarkers in stage I-III colorectal (CRC) and breast cancer (BC) survivors. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2017, 35: 10059-10059. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2017.35.15_suppl.10059.
  • Abstract P5-11-02: Impact of pre-operative exercise and mind-body interventions on patient-reported outcomes in women with newly diagnosed breast cancerLigibel J, Giobbie-Hurder A, Dillion D, Shockro L, Campbell N, Rhei E, Troyan S, Dominici L, Golshan M, Chagpar A, Yung R, Freedman R, Tolaney S, Winer E, Frank E, McTiernan A, Irwin M. Abstract P5-11-02: Impact of pre-operative exercise and mind-body interventions on patient-reported outcomes in women with newly diagnosed breast cancer Cancer Research 2017, 77: p5-11-02-p5-11-02. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.sabcs16-p5-11-02.
  • Abstract S5-05: Impact of pre-operative exercise on breast cancer gene expressionLigibel J, Irwin M, Dillon D, Barry W, Giobbie-Hurder A, Frank E, Winer E, McTiernan A, Cornwell M, Pun M, Brown M, Jeselsohn R. Abstract S5-05: Impact of pre-operative exercise on breast cancer gene expression Cancer Research 2017, 77: s5-05-s5-05. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.sabcs16-s5-05.
  • Effects of Physical Activity on DNA Methylation and Associations with Breast CancerYu H, Irwin M. Effects of Physical Activity on DNA Methylation and Associations with Breast Cancer 2016, 11: 251-264. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-41610-6_11.
  • Predictors of Weight Change in Breast Cancer Survivors: The Lifestyle, Exercise and Nutrition (LEAN) Randomized Weight Loss TrialHarrigan M, Playdon M, Cartmel B, Loftfield E, Sanft T, Chagpar A, Zhou Y, Anderson C, Pusztai L, Irwin M. Predictors of Weight Change in Breast Cancer Survivors: The Lifestyle, Exercise and Nutrition (LEAN) Randomized Weight Loss Trial Journal Of The Academy Of Nutrition And Dietetics 2016, 116: a90. DOI: 10.1016/j.jand.2016.06.326.
  • Impact of weight loss and exercise on VEGF levels in breast cancer survivors.Sanft T, Cartmel B, Harrigan M, Li F, Loftfield E, Playdon M, Zhou Y, Gross C, Ligibel J, SCHMITZ K, Hershman D, Pusztai L, Irwin M. Impact of weight loss and exercise on VEGF levels in breast cancer survivors. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2016, 34: 10103-10103. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2016.34.15_suppl.10103.
  • Randomized trial of exercise vs. usual care on cancer biomarkers in ovarian cancer survivors: The Women’s Activity and Lifestyle Study in Connecticut (WALC).Cartmel B, Zhou Y, Gottlieb L, Li F, Ercolano E, Harrigan M, McCorkle R, Ligibel J, Gogoi R, Schwartz P, Risch H, Irwin M. Randomized trial of exercise vs. usual care on cancer biomarkers in ovarian cancer survivors: The Women’s Activity and Lifestyle Study in Connecticut (WALC). Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2016, 34: 5561-5561. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2016.34.15_suppl.5561.
  • Impact of a pre-operative exercise intervention on Ki-67 and metabolic markers in women with early breast cancer.Ligibel J, Giobbie-Hurder A, Shockro L, Rhei E, Troyan S, Dominici L, Chagpar A, Frank E, McTiernan A, Yung R, Freedman R, Tolaney S, O'Connor K, Stecker K, Dillon D, Irwin M. Impact of a pre-operative exercise intervention on Ki-67 and metabolic markers in women with early breast cancer. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2016, 34: 564-564. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2016.34.15_suppl.564.
  • Randomized Trial Of Exercise On Body Composition In Breast Cancer Survivors Taking Aromatase InhibitorsThomas G, Cartmel B, Harrigan M, Fiellin M, Capozza S, Zhou Y, Ercolano E, Gross C, Hershman D, Ligibel J, Schmitz K, Li F, Sanft T, Irwin M. Randomized Trial Of Exercise On Body Composition In Breast Cancer Survivors Taking Aromatase Inhibitors Medicine & Science In Sports & Exercise 2016, 48: 334. DOI: 10.1249/01.mss.0000486010.57056.60.
  • Abstract P3-08-01: Randomized controlled trial of weight loss vs. usual care on telomere length in women with breast cancer: The lifestyle, exercise and nutrition (LEAN) studySanft T, Lu L, Harrigan M, Cartmel B, Zhou Y, Chagpar A, Pusztai L, Irwin M. Abstract P3-08-01: Randomized controlled trial of weight loss vs. usual care on telomere length in women with breast cancer: The lifestyle, exercise and nutrition (LEAN) study Cancer Research 2016, 76: p3-08-01-p3-08-01. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.sabcs15-p3-08-01.
  • Effect of weight history on ability to lose weight after a 6-month randomized controlled weight loss trial in overweight breast cancer survivors: The Lifestyle, Exercise and Nutrition (LEAN) study.Sanft T, Harrigan M, Cartmel B, Playdon M, Zhou Y, Loftfield E, Irwin M. Effect of weight history on ability to lose weight after a 6-month randomized controlled weight loss trial in overweight breast cancer survivors: The Lifestyle, Exercise and Nutrition (LEAN) study. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2016, 34: 174-174. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2016.34.3_suppl.174.
  • Randomized trial of exercise on quality of life and fatigue in women diagnosed with ovarian cancer: The Women’s Activity and Lifestyle Study in Connecticut (WALC).Zhou Y, Gottlieb L, Cartmel B, Li F, Ercolano E, Harrigan M, McCorkle R, Ligibel J, Von Gruenigen V, Gogoi R, Schwartz P, Risch H, Irwin M. Randomized trial of exercise on quality of life and fatigue in women diagnosed with ovarian cancer: The Women’s Activity and Lifestyle Study in Connecticut (WALC). Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2015, 33: 9505-9505. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2015.33.15_suppl.9505.
  • Impact of the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA Program on physical activity, fitness, and quality of life in cancer survivors.Irwin M, Cartmel B, Harrigan M, Sanft T, Wong C, Hughes M, Hootsmans N, Winterhalter B, Shockro L, O'Connor K, Tolaney S, Mayer E, Yung R, Freedman R, Ligibel J. Impact of the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA Program on physical activity, fitness, and quality of life in cancer survivors. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2015, 33: 9508-9508. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2015.33.15_suppl.9508.
  • Distress in cancer survivors attending a multidisciplinary survivorship clinic.Sanft T, Epstein L, Capozza S, Harrigan M, Jauk M, Khairallah A, Jorge J, Sokoloff L, Chen S, Chagpar A, Irwin M. Distress in cancer survivors attending a multidisciplinary survivorship clinic. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2015, 33: 9575-9575. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2015.33.15_suppl.9575.
  • Abstract 5039: Physical activity is associated with improved quality of life in cancer survivors: A population-based analysisTewari A, Irwin M, Chagpar A. Abstract 5039: Physical activity is associated with improved quality of life in cancer survivors: A population-based analysis 2014, 5039-5039. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.am2014-5039.
  • Effect of weight loss intervention on inflammatory and metabolic markers in breast cancer survivors: The lifestyle, exercise, and nutrition (LEAN) study.Loftfield E, Loftfield E, Harrigan M, Li F, Cartmel B, Zhou Y, Playdon M, Playdon M, Lu L, Sanft T, Irwin M. Effect of weight loss intervention on inflammatory and metabolic markers in breast cancer survivors: The lifestyle, exercise, and nutrition (LEAN) study. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2014, 32: 1505-1505. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2014.32.15_suppl.1505.
  • Effect of exercise on weight, body fat, and serum inflammatory biomarkers in breast cancer survivors with aromatase inhibitor arthralgias: The hormones and physical exercise (HOPE) study.Irwin M, Cartmel B, Gross C, Li F, Yao X, Yao X, Fiellin M, Fiellin M, Ercolano E, Ercolano E, Harrigan M, Zhou Y, Zhou Y, Sanft T, Schmitz K, Schmitz K, Hershman D, Hershman D, Ligibel J, Ligibel J. Effect of exercise on weight, body fat, and serum inflammatory biomarkers in breast cancer survivors with aromatase inhibitor arthralgias: The hormones and physical exercise (HOPE) study. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2014, 32: 9536-9536. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2014.32.15_suppl.9536.
  • Effect of weight history on ability to lose weight after a 6-month randomized controlled weight loss trial in overweight breast cancer survivors: The lifestyle, exercise, and nutrition (LEAN) study.Sanft T, Harrigan M, Cartmel B, Playdon M, Zhou Y, Loftfield E, Irwin M. Effect of weight history on ability to lose weight after a 6-month randomized controlled weight loss trial in overweight breast cancer survivors: The lifestyle, exercise, and nutrition (LEAN) study. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2014, 32: e20591-e20591. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2014.32.15_suppl.e20591.
  • Abstract S3-03: Randomized trial of exercise vs. usual care on aromatase inhibitor-associated arthralgias in women with breast cancer: The hormones and physical exercise (HOPE) studyIrwin M, Cartmel B, Gross C, Ercolano E, Fiellin M, Capozza S, Rothbard M, Zhou Y, Harrigan M, Sanft T, Schmitz K, Neogi T, Hershman D, Ligibel J. Abstract S3-03: Randomized trial of exercise vs. usual care on aromatase inhibitor-associated arthralgias in women with breast cancer: The hormones and physical exercise (HOPE) study Cancer Research 2013, 73: s3-03-s3-03. DOI: 10.1158/0008-5472.sabcs13-s3-03.
  • The impact of survivorship care plans on knowledge among breast cancer survivors.Bulloch K, Irwin M, Chagpar A, Horowitz N, Killelea B, Pusztai L, Abu-Khalaf M, DiGiovanna M, Chung G, Hofstatter E, Levy A, Sanft T. The impact of survivorship care plans on knowledge among breast cancer survivors. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2013, 31: 124-124. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2013.31.26_suppl.124.
  • Abstract P2-11-08: Feasibility of Enrollment Into a Survivorship Care Plan Study at Initial DiagnosisBulloch K, Irwin M, Chagpar A, Sanft T. Abstract P2-11-08: Feasibility of Enrollment Into a Survivorship Care Plan Study at Initial Diagnosis Cancer Research 2012, 72: p2-11-08-p2-11-08. DOI: 10.1158/0008-5472.sabcs12-p2-11-08.
  • Benefits of Aerobic and Resistance Exercise for Cancer SurvivorsIrwin M. Benefits of Aerobic and Resistance Exercise for Cancer Survivors 2012, 199-214. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4614-4493-0_12.
  • Trial of exercise in ovarian cancer survivors.Irwin M, Gottlieb L, Cartmel B, Ercolano E, Rothbard M, Zhou Y, Schwartz P, Ligibel J, Von Gruenigen V, Risch H. Trial of exercise in ovarian cancer survivors. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2012, 30: tps1614-tps1614. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2012.30.15_suppl.tps1614.
  • Aromatase inhibitors, arthralgias, and exercise in breast cancer survivors.Irwin M, Cartmel B, Ercolano E, Fiellin M, Rothbard M, Capozza S, Zhou Y, Schmitz K, Ligibel J, Hershman D, Neogi T, Gross C. Aromatase inhibitors, arthralgias, and exercise in breast cancer survivors. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2012, 30: tps669-tps669. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2012.30.15_suppl.tps669.
  • Post diagnosis weight gain and the role of exercise in breast cancer survivors.Sanft T, Alvarez-Reeves M, Irwin M. Post diagnosis weight gain and the role of exercise in breast cancer survivors. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2012, 30: 9007-9007. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2012.30.15_suppl.9007.
  • Abstract 633: Synergistic interplay between long-term overweight and long menstrual years in endometrial cancerLu L, Lee S, Mayne S, Irwin M, Cartmel B, Risch H, Yu H. Abstract 633: Synergistic interplay between long-term overweight and long menstrual years in endometrial cancer Cancer Research 2012, 72: 633-633. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.am2012-633.
  • Obesity and Cancer: EpidemiologyIrwin M. Obesity and Cancer: Epidemiology 2011, 1: 101-110. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4419-9911-5_4.
  • Agreement between breast cancer survivors and oncologists on treatments received.Sanft T, Northrup V, Chagpar A, Irwin M. Agreement between breast cancer survivors and oncologists on treatments received. Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2011, 29: 9106-9106. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2011.29.15_suppl.9106.
  • Abstract B70: Physical activity and BMI in a population-based case-control study of endometrial cancer riskArem H, Irwin M, Zhou Y, Lu L, Risch H, Yu H. Abstract B70: Physical activity and BMI in a population-based case-control study of endometrial cancer risk Cancer Prevention Research 2010, 3: b70-b70. DOI: 10.1158/1940-6207.prev-10-b70.
  • Physical Activity, Weight Control, and Cancer PrognosisSchmitz K, Irwin M, Speck R. Physical Activity, Weight Control, and Cancer Prognosis 2010, 165-182. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4419-7551-5_8.
  • Energy Balance, Cancer Prognosis, and SurvivorshipIrwin M. Energy Balance, Cancer Prognosis, and Survivorship 2010, 219-232. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4419-5515-9_8.
  • The Biological Mechanisms by Which Physical Activity Might Have an Impact on Outcome/Prognosis After a Breast Cancer DiagnosisIrwin M. The Biological Mechanisms by Which Physical Activity Might Have an Impact on Outcome/Prognosis After a Breast Cancer Diagnosis 2009, 97-111. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4419-1173-5_6.
  • Unbalanced Cancer Status May Undermine Results on Insulin and Insulin-like Growth FactorIrwin M. Unbalanced Cancer Status May Undermine Results on Insulin and Insulin-like Growth Factor Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention 2009, 18: 2150-2150. DOI: 10.1158/1055-9965.epi-09-0511.
  • Effect Of Physical Activity On Weight And Body Composition In Breast Cancer SurvivorsCadmus L, Yu H, Wiley A, Chung G, Irwin M. Effect Of Physical Activity On Weight And Body Composition In Breast Cancer Survivors Medicine & Science In Sports & Exercise 2009, 41: 10-11. DOI: 10.1249/01.mss.0000354254.67034.14.
  • Effect of Aerobic Exercise on Hormones in Postmenopausal WomenCampbell K, Irwin M, Ulrich C, McTiernan A. Effect of Aerobic Exercise on Hormones in Postmenopausal Women Medicine & Science In Sports & Exercise 2009, 41: 69. DOI: 10.1249/01.mss.0000353242.13988.d6.
  • Post-diagnosis mammographic density and risk of death in breast cancer survivors: The Health, Eating, Activity, and Lifestyle (HEAL) studyIrwin M, Smith A, Aiello E, Cronin K, McTiernan A, Bernstein L, Baumgartner R, Gilliland F, Ballard-Barbash R. Post-diagnosis mammographic density and risk of death in breast cancer survivors: The Health, Eating, Activity, and Lifestyle (HEAL) study Journal Of Clinical Oncology 2008, 26: 22095-22095. DOI: 10.1200/jco.2008.26.15_suppl.22095.
  • Effect of Physical Activity on Fasting Insulin Levels in Breast Cancer SurvivorsAlvarez-Reeves M, Cadmus L, Latka R, Mierzejewski E, Saucier L, Stoddard C, Irwin M. Effect of Physical Activity on Fasting Insulin Levels in Breast Cancer Survivors Medicine & Science In Sports & Exercise 2006, 38: s203. DOI: 10.1249/00005768-200605001-01784.
  • 655Irwin M. 655 Medicine & Science In Sports & Exercise 2005, 37: s126. DOI: 10.1097/00005768-200505001-00654.
  • Exercise Effect On Weight And Body Fat In Men And WomenMcTiernan A, Sorensen B, Morgan A, Irwin M, Yasui Y, Lampe J, Bowen D, Potter J. Exercise Effect On Weight And Body Fat In Men And Women Medicine & Science In Sports & Exercise 2005, 37: s287. DOI: 10.1097/00005768-200505001-01510.
  • A Prospective Cohort Study Of Physical Activity In Relation To Disease-free Survival Of Breast Cancer In Women Diagnosed With Breast CancerIrwin M, McTiernan A, Baumgartner R, Baumgartner K, Bernstein L, Gilliland F, Ballard-Barbash R. A Prospective Cohort Study Of Physical Activity In Relation To Disease-free Survival Of Breast Cancer In Women Diagnosed With Breast Cancer Medicine & Science In Sports & Exercise 2005, 37: s358. DOI: 10.1097/00005768-200505001-01878.
  • A Population-based Randomized Controlled Exercise Trial Among Breast Cancer SurvivorsAlvarez-Reeves M, Cadmus L, Mierzejewski E, Cook C, Wiley A, Latka R, Irwin M. A Population-based Randomized Controlled Exercise Trial Among Breast Cancer Survivors Medicine & Science In Sports & Exercise 2005, 37: s358-s359. DOI: 10.1097/00005768-200505001-01879.
  • Exercise Effect On Weight And Body Fat In Men And WomenMcTiernan A, Sorensen B, Morgan A, Irwin M, Yasui Y, Lampe J, Bowen D, Potter J. Exercise Effect On Weight And Body Fat In Men And Women Medicine & Science In Sports & Exercise 2005, 37: s287. DOI: 10.1249/00005768-200505001-01510.
  • A Prospective Cohort Study Of Physical Activity In Relation To Disease-free Survival Of Breast Cancer In Women Diagnosed With Breast CancerIrwin M, McTiernan A, Baumgartner R, Baumgartner K, Bernstein L, Gilliland F, Ballard-Barbash R. A Prospective Cohort Study Of Physical Activity In Relation To Disease-free Survival Of Breast Cancer In Women Diagnosed With Breast Cancer Medicine & Science In Sports & Exercise 2005, 37: s358. DOI: 10.1249/00005768-200505001-01878.
  • A Population-based Randomized Controlled Exercise Trial Among Breast Cancer SurvivorsAlvarez-Reeves M, Cadmus L, Mierzejewski E, Cook C, Wiley A, Latka R, Irwin M. A Population-based Randomized Controlled Exercise Trial Among Breast Cancer Survivors Medicine & Science In Sports & Exercise 2005, 37: s358-s359. DOI: 10.1249/00005768-200505001-01879.
  • Effect of Exercise on Total and Intraabdominal Body Fat in Postmenopausal Women: A Randomized, Controlled TrialIrwin M, Yasui Y, Ulrich C, Bowen D, Rudolph R, Schwartz R, Yukawa M, Aiello E, Potter J, McTiernan A. Effect of Exercise on Total and Intraabdominal Body Fat in Postmenopausal Women: A Randomized, Controlled Trial Obstetrical & Gynecological Survey 2003, 58: 469-470. DOI: 10.1097/01.ogx.0000074098.18035.5e.
  • PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND METABOLIC HORMONES IN BREAST CANCER SURVIVORSIrwin M, Gilliland F, Ballard-Barbash R, Baumgartner R, Bernstein L, McTiernan A. PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND METABOLIC HORMONES IN BREAST CANCER SURVIVORS Medicine & Science In Sports & Exercise 2003, 35: s70. DOI: 10.1097/00005768-200305001-00374.
  • PHYSICAL FITNESS AND THE HYPERTRIGLYCERIDEMIC WAIST PHENOTYPEDurstine J, LaMonte M, Grandjean P, DuBose K, Irwin M, Bopp C, Davis P, Yanowitz F, Ainsworth B. PHYSICAL FITNESS AND THE HYPERTRIGLYCERIDEMIC WAIST PHENOTYPE Medicine & Science In Sports & Exercise 2002, 34: s228. DOI: 10.1097/00005768-200205001-01276.
  • PHYSICAL ACTIVITY, PHYSICAL FITNESS, AND C-REACTIVE PROTEINLaMonte1 M, Durstine J, DuBose K, Yanowitz F, Irwin M, Bopp C, Grandjean P, Davis P, Ainsworth B. PHYSICAL ACTIVITY, PHYSICAL FITNESS, AND C-REACTIVE PROTEIN Medicine & Science In Sports & Exercise 2002, 34: s228. DOI: 10.1097/00005768-200205001-01277.
  • Exercise Effect on Body Weight in Postmenopausal Women: The Physical Activity for Total Health StudyIrwin M, McTiernan A. Exercise Effect on Body Weight in Postmenopausal Women: The Physical Activity for Total Health Study 2002, 17: 345-352. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4615-1061-1_41.
  • RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND BODY FAT IN WOMENIrwin M, Whitt M, LaMonte M, Drowatzky K, Ainsworth B. RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND BODY FAT IN WOMEN Medicine & Science In Sports & Exercise 2001, 33: s228. DOI: 10.1097/00005768-200105001-01282.
  • The association between physical activity, cardiorespiratory fitness, and lipoprotein(a) concentrations in a tri-ethnic sample of women: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation StudyDrowatzky K, Durstine J, Irwin M, Moore C, Davis P, Hand G, Gonzalez M, Ainsworth B. The association between physical activity, cardiorespiratory fitness, and lipoprotein(a) concentrations in a tri-ethnic sample of women: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study Vascular Medicine 2001, 6: 15-21. DOI: 10.1191/135886301675452295.
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