• 103895+ Medical Conferences
  • 210 Specialties
  • 19578 Organizers
  • 127185 Speakers
  • 151 Countries
  • 3971 Cities
CME Conference Registrations Sold
Home  >  Speakers  >  Jennifer A. Ligibel
Jennifer A. Ligibel

Jennifer A. Ligibel

Associate Professor, Director, Instrutor | Boston, Massachusetts    United States of America
MAKING DATA ACTIONABLE, Medical Oncology,...More

Biography :

Jennifer Ligibel, MD, is a medical oncologist in the Women’s Cancer Program at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute with a research interest in the impact of lifestyle factors, such as physical activity and body weight, upon cancer risk and outcomes. She has conducted a number of lifestyle intervention trials in cancer populations, looking at endpoints such as biomarkers associated with cancer risk and outcomes, fitness, body composition measures, as well as quality of life measures. Dr. Ligibel has also conducted numerous multicenter exercise and weight loss studies conducted through NCI Cooperative Groups such as the Cancer and Leukemia Group B Prevention and Alliance. Ongoing studies include: a multicenter Window of Opportunity study looking at the impact of exercise upon biomarkers in malignant breast tissue.

A multicenter trial conducted through the Translational Breast Cancer Research Consortium evaluating the impact of novel treatments, including dietary weight loss +/- exercise, upon cancer outcomes and inflammatory and metabolic hormones in individuals with locally advanced breast cancer; and multicenter lifestyle intervention study through the Harvard Transdisciplinary Research in Energetics and Cancer (TREC) award looking at the impact of physical activity and/or metformin upon metabolic biomarkers in colorectal and breast cancer survivors. Dr. Ligibel has mentored numerous early career investigators as well as medical residents, fellows and clinicians, and adds depth and breadth as a clinical oncologist researcher to our Senior Advisory Board and TREC Training Workshop faculty.

** ************* ************
This section has yet to be updated by the speaker.
For speaker's contact information - Contact us



Interested Topics

MAKING DATA ACTIONABLE, Medical Oncology, Breast Cancer, Transdisciplinary Research, Clinical Trials, Clinical Oncology, Cancer Metabolism, Malignant Breast Tissue, Had Cancer

State Licenses

This section has yet to be updated by the speaker.

Board Certifications

This section has yet to be updated by the speaker.

Professional Association

This section has yet to be updated by the speaker.



Conference Session Materials

Appears with

  • This section has yet to be updated by the speaker.

Send Message