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Minh Tung Phung, PhD, MPH


Public Health

Dr. Phung’s research interests span across the cancer continuum, including cancer etiology, prevention, and survivorship. Dr. Phung’s research has focused on (1) establishing new population-based studies to collect primary data to study cancer risk and survivorship, (2) developing and validating models for precision medicine in cancer, and implementing these models into clinical practice; (3) partnering with communities to develop and implement evidence-based and scalable interventions to improve cancer screening and health equity in underserved populations. Dr. Phung’s research has specifically focused on women’s cancers, including breast, cervical, endometrial, and ovarian cancers.


Ovarian cancer precision diagnosis

Research Area(s)

Breast cancer | screening and prevention of cervical cancer


  • Co-investigator of: Optimization of a Risk Stratification Model for Ovarian Cancer
  • Principal investigator of: Early Onset Breast Cancer and Research on the Environment
  • Principal investigator of: Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance Mentored Investigator Grant - Optimize a risk stratification tool for ovarian cancer