School of Public Health

White, Emily

Emily White

Professor Emeritus, Epidemiology


PhD Epidemiology, University of Washington, 1982
MS Biostatistics, University of Washington, 1979

Contact Info

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Office M4-B831
Box 358080
1100 Fairview Ave North, M4-B402
PO Box 19024
Seattle, WA 98109
Tel: 206-667-4685
University of Washington
Office F-351B
Box 357236
Dept. of Epidemiology, School of Public Health
1959 NE Pacific Street
Health Sciences
Seattle, WA 98195
Tel: 206-616-6409


Vitamins and Lifestyle Study: A Cohort Study of Dietary Supplements and Cancer Risk


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Research Interests

Cancer prevention research; epidemiologic methods; vitamin supplements and cancer; etiology of breast cancer; colorectal cancer; bladder cancer; melanoma

Research Areas 

In The News

High-fiber Laxatives Linked to Lower Risk of Colorectal Cancer
American Journal of Gastroenterology, 09/16/2014

Joint Supplements May Prevent Colorectal Cancer: Glucosamine and chondroitin, two popular supplements for joint pain, may reduce the risk of colorectal cancer, a new study finds.
Springer Link, 06/28/2013

Study: Fish-oil supplements may cut breast-cancer risk
Seattle Times, 07/12/2010