Developmental Projects

Year 4 Within TREC Pilot Projects

Project PI: Mirja Quante; Co-PIs: Susan Redline, Elsie Taveras
Project Title: Evaluation of Sleep, Physical Activity and Sedentary Behaviors Using Alternative Devices, Placement and Mobile Application

Project PI: Edward Giovanncci (faculty sponsor for Mingyang Song)
Project Title: Energy Balance and Colorectal Cancer: Potential Roles of Dietary and Lifestyle Factors

 

Year 4 Cross TREC Pilot Projects

Harvard Project PI: Dierdre Tobias
Project Title: Physical Activity to Reduce Breast Cancer with Risk Associated with Delayed Parity (“The Bump” study)
Collaborating TREC Centers: Harvard University, University of Pennsylvania, Washington University in St. Louis, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Harvard Project PI: Peter James
Project Title: Assessing the Impact of Spatial Uncertainty on Relationships Between the Built Environment and Physical Activity and Sedentary Behavior
Collaborating TREC Centers: Harvard University, University of California San Diego, Washington University in St. Louis, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Harvard Project PI: Liming Liang
Project Title: DNA Methylation Response to Diet Composition in Obese Insulin Resistant Women
Collaborating TREC Centers: Harvard University, University of California San Diego

Harvard Project PI: Neil Horowitz
Project Title: Obesity and Weight Loss in Endometrial Cancer Survivors: A Randomized, Multisite Trial
Collaborating TREC Centers: Harvard University, University of Pennsylvania, Washington University in St. Louis, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

 

Year 3 Within TREC Pilot Projects

Project PI: Amit Joshi
Project Title: Effect modification of association of GWAS-identified susceptibility SNPs for body mass index with post-menopausal breast cancer risk by physical activity

Project PI: Jennifer Prescott
Project Title: Influence of a family history of type 2 diabetes on colorectal cancer risk and mortality, and on biomarkers of glycemic control, plasma lipids and inflammatory biomarkers

 

Year 3 Cross TREC Pilot Projects

Project PI: Jorge Chavarro
Project Title: Transgenerational effect of maternal diet on methylation of cancer related genes
Collaborating TREC Centers: Harvard University, University of California San Diego, Washington University in St. Louis

Project PI: Michelle Holmes
Project Title: Cross-TREC body mass index and cancer biomarker initiative Collaborating TREC Centers: Harvard University, University of California San Diego, University of Pennsylvania, Washington University in St. Louis

Project PI: Bernard Rosner
Project Title: The use of obesity profiles in the prediction of breast cancer
Collaborating TREC Centers: Harvard University, University of California San Diego, Washington University in St. Louis