Aubrey Hubbard, Ph.D., M.P.H., joined the Integrative Tumor Epidemiology Branch (ITEB) as a postdoctoral fellow in September 2021. Dr. Hubbard earned her B.S. from the University of Utah, Salt Lake City in behavioral science and health in 2010 and received an M.P.H. in epidemiology from George Washington University, Washington, DC in 2016. In 2021, she graduated with a Ph.D. in epidemiology from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. Her doctoral studies focused on international trends in pediatric cancer incidence, genetic risk factors for pediatric germ cell tumors, and chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy among pediatric germ cell tumor survivors, under the mentorship of Dr. Jenny Poynter.
In ITEB, Dr. Hubbard’s work is focused on understanding the role of germline and somatic mutations in the genetic etiology of pediatric cancers, under the mentorship of Mitchell Machiela, Sc.D., M.P.H., Earl Stadtman Tenure-Track Investigator.