Lauren D. Arnold, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Undergraduate Programs in Biostatistics, Emergency Management, Health Management and Public Health
Cancer Epidemiology; Evidence Based Public Health; Introduction to Epidemiology: Foundations and Practice
Ph.D., UMDNJ- School of Public Health/Rutgers University
M.P.H., UMDNJ- School of Public Health/Rutgers University
B.A., Douglass College/Rutgers University
Cancer epidemiology, health disparities, public health education
Publications and Media Placements
Professional Organizations and Associations
Her public health experience includes monitoring clinical trials for the pharmaceutical
industry, secondary data analysis for the American Cancer Society, and survey research
in community and national settings. Arnold is also passionate about undergraduate
public health education. She is involved with national endeavors to frame undergraduate
public health, conducts public health education research, and works in public health
training in Guatemala. She is a member the American Association for Cancer Research,
the American Society of Preventive Oncology, and the American Public Health Association.
As a cancer epidemiologist, Arnold's current work largely focuses on HPV-related cancers. Using quantitative and qualitative methods, she studies barriers to, knowledge about, and communication issues related to HPV vaccination and cancer prevention among underserved, minority, and college populations. Additionally, she has ongoing projects in cancer disparities and public health genomics, and collaborates on projects in Guatemala.