David S. Lopez, MS, MPH, DrPH

Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, Preventive Medicine and Community Health

Curriculum Vitae

Education

Post-doctoral Fellowship in Cancer Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health- Department of Epidemiology, 2007-2009

Pre-doctoral Fellowship in Cancer Epidemiology, MD Anderson Cancer- Department of Epidemiology, 2006-2007

DrPH in Epidemiology, UT- Houston School of Public Health, 2007    

MPH in Epidemiology, UT- Houston School of Public Health, 2004

MS in Biological Sciences, UT at El Paso, 2000

BS in Microbiology, UT El Paso, El Paso, 1998

 

Areas of Interest

Cancer health disparities research (urological cancers in different racial and ethnic groups).

Etiology of urological cancers and diseases in men.

Biological pathways that contribute to the development and progression of urological cancers and diseases (endogenous/exogenous testosterone, inflammation markers and insulin-axis).

Dietary and environmental factors that influence the etiology and progression of urological cancers (dietary patterns, sugar sweetened beverages, caffeinated beverages and energy drinks).

Men’s health (lower urinary tract symptoms, BPH, erectile dysfunction, testosterone deficiency, and obesity/metabolic syndrome).

 

Affiliations

Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health

 

Contact Information

Ewing Hall, Suite 1.128, 700 Harborside Drive, Galveston, Texas

Phone: 409-772-9132

Fax: 409-772-5272

Email: davlopez@utmb.edu

Mailing address: 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, Texas 77555-1150

 

David Lopez, MS, MPH, DrPH