Kathryn L Taylor

Title

Professor, Department of Oncology

Department

Population Sciences
General profile

Phone

+1 202-687-0649

Alt. phone

202-687-0802

Fax

202-687-8444

Location

Harris Building

Bio

Dr. Taylor is a tenured Professor in the Department of Oncology and a member of the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Cancer Prevention and Control Program. Dr. Taylor’s research focuses on three broad areas: 1) understanding the impact of prostate cancer treatment on psychosocial, behavioral and clinical outcomes; 2) developing and evaluating interventions designed to improve the outcomes of men undergoing prostate cancer screening and treatment; and 3) the clinical and public health translation of lung cancer screening as a teachable moment for smoking cessation and relapse prevention.

Education

  • Postdoctoral fellowship (1993) Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, psycho-oncology
  • Ph.D. (1992) State University of New York at Stony Brook, clinical psychology
  • M.A. (1989) State University of New York at Stony Brook, clinical psychology
  • B.A. (1984) Florida State University, psychology