Julie Ryan, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Julie Ryan, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 704
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-URMC (8762)

Professional Bio

Julie L Ryan, PhD, MPH, is an Assistant Professor in the Departments of Dermatology and Radiation Oncology and a member of the Community Clinical Oncology Program (CCOP) Research Base at the University of Rochester Medical Center. She is a translational researcher combining the fields of cancer control, dermatology, and radiation oncology. She has expertise in cancer pathobiology, virology, and clinical research and trial design, with publications in lung cancer, breast cancer, gastric cancer, Epstein–Barr virus, and cancer treatment-related symptoms. The primary focus of Dr Ryan's research is cancer treatment symptom management, specifically radiation dermatitis and chemotherapy-related nausea.

Patient Care Bio

Julie L Ryan, PhD, MPH, is an Assistant Professor in the Departments of Dermatology and Radiation Oncology and a member of the Community Clinical Oncology Program (CCOP) Research Base at the University of Rochester Medical Center. She is a translational researcher combining the fields of cancer control, dermatology, and radiation oncology. She has expertise in cancer pathobiology, virology, and clinical research and trial design, with publications in lung cancer, breast cancer, gastric cancer, Epstein–Barr virus, and cancer treatment-related symptoms. The primary focus of Dr Ryan's research is cancer treatment symptom management, specifically radiation dermatitis and chemotherapy-related nausea.

Awards & Honors (National)

National Institutes of Health Clinical Loan Repayment Program 2006 - 2010

Awards & Honors (Local)

Investigation New Drug (IND) #75,444 Curcumin C3 Complex, Food & Drug Administration | Center for Drug Evaluation and Res, Div of Drug Oncology Prod 2007 - Present
National Cancer Institute Cancer Control Research Training Fellowship Award, Dept of Radiation Oncology | James P. Wilmot Cancer Ctr, Univ of Rochester Sch of Med & Dent 2005 - 2007
Rochester Clinical Research Fellow, Dept of Community and Preventative Medicine | University of Rochester School of Med & Dent 2005 - 2007
Transportation Grant Award, Univ of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Graduate School | 11th Biennial Conf of Internat Assoc Res on Epstein-Barr Virus | Regensberg, Germany 2004
Pathobiology of Cancer: The Edward A. Smuckler Memorial Workshop | American Association of Cancer Research | Snowmass, CO 2004
American Society of Investigative Pathology Travel Award, Experimental Biology Meeting | New Orleans, LA 2002
Environmental Pathology Training Grant (#T32 ES07017) | University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Dept Path & Lab Med 2001 - 2005

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Dermatology (SMD) - Primary
Assistant Professor - Department of Radiation Oncology (SMD)

Education

Masters of Public Health-Clinical Investigation Track | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry2007
Ph.D., | Pathology | University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill2005
B.A. in Biological Sciences | Biology | University of Chicago1997