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Tyler J. VanderWeele, PhD

Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School Of Public Health

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Tyler VanderWeele
Harvard School of Public Health
677 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA, 02115
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Randall Chaput
Harvard School Of Public Health
Phone: 617-432-1539

DF/HCC Program Affiliation

Cancer Epidemiology
Biostatistics and Computational Biology

Research Abstract

The focus of my research is on epidemiologic methods and how we distinguish between association and causation in observational research. I have been applying this work to the study of the role of religion and spirituality in end-of-life cancer care, and to examining the mechanisms governing associations between genetic and environmental risk factors and cancer risk.


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