Jay H. Fowke, Ph.D. MPH, MS

Chief of the Division of Epidemiology, Professor, and Interim Chair
Department of Preventive Medicine

Office: 633 DOCTORS OFFICE BUILDING
66 NORTH PAULINE STREET
MEMPHIS TN 381632181
Tel: (901) 448-5900
fjay@uthsc.edu

Education

1987    Bachelor of Arts, Biology

Clark University, Worcester, MA

1990    Master of Science, Neuroscience

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Thesis:  Kinetics of inhibition of Chloropryrifox Oxon on Acetylcholinesterase; Mentor:  Rudy Richardson, Sc.D.

1994    Master of Public Health, Epidemiology

State University of New York at Albany, Albany, NY

Project 1Changes in breast milk PCB congener pattern are not associated with breast-feeding; Mentors:  Kelly Brix, M.D., Edward Fitzgerald, Ph.D.

Project 2Evaluating the efficacy of a psychiatric outpatient program in New York State; Mentor:  Roger Boothroyd, Ph.D.

2000    Doctor of Philosophy, Epidemiology

University of Massachusetts School of Public Health, Amherst, MA

University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, MA

Dissertation:  A dietary strategy to reduce breast cancer risk: estrogen metabolism and Brassica vegetable consumption

Mentor:  James R. Hébert, Sc.D.