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Dr. James G. Gurney

Associate Dean, Director of Research and Hardin Endowed Professor of Epidemiology

University of Memphis School of Public Health

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University of Memphis School of Public Health

Background Information

Employment History

Associate Director for Clinical Research In the Department of Pediatrics and Co-Director

University of Michigan

Associate Dean, Division Director, and Professor of Epidemiology

The University of Memphis

Associate Professor

University of Minnesota Crookston

Affiliations

Board of Advisors Member
CBTRUS

Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Inc

Board Member
American College of Epidemiology

Fellow
ACE

Member of the Board of Directors, Chair of the Publications Committee and Member of the Committee
Mentoring

Associate Editor for the Annals of Epidemiology and A Member of Scientific Advisory Boards
National Brain Tumor Foundation

Education

M.S.

MSW

University of Washington

Ph.D.

PhD

University of Memphis , School of Public Health

PhD

University of Michigan Medical Schoo

Web References (42 Total References)


CBTRUS - Board of Advisors

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James G. Gurney, Ph.D. University of Memphis School of Public Health


ACE 2014 Election Biographical Sketches and Candidate Statements | American College of Epidemiology

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Melissa Bondy | Jim Gurney | Russell Kirby| Claudia Kozinetz | Dan Lackland | Jean Lawrence | Rohit Ojha | Anbesaw Selassie

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James G. Gurney, Ph.D. FACE, is the Associate Dean, Director of Research, and Hardin Endowed Professor of Epidemiology at the University of Memphis School of Public Health. He also is a Clinical Affiliate Member at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis TN.
Background: Dr. Gurney received his M.S.W, M.S., and Ph.D., the latter two in epidemiology, from the University of Washington in Seattle. He trained at both the Injury Prevention and Research Center and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center during his graduate education at UW. The focus of his work over the past 20 years has been on chronic disease outcomes in children and adolescents. In particular, Dr. Gurney has extensive experience studying the treatment-related medical and psychosocial effects of childhood cancer among long-term survivors.


ACE 2009 Election

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James G. Gurney, Ph.D. is Associate Director for Clinical Research in the Department of Pediatrics and Co-Director of the Michigan Congenital Heart Outcomes and Discovery Program at the University of Michigan. He is a Fellow of ACE, member of the Board of Directors, past Chair of the Publications Committee, and member of the Mentoring Committee. As an Associate Editor for the Annals of Epidemiology, he has served as the liaison between ACE and the Annals through the Publications Committee for many years.

Background: Dr. Gurney completed his M.S. (1991) and Ph.D. (1994) degrees in epidemiology from the University of Washington School of Public Health. His primary research focus is on childhood cancer epidemiology and long-term adverse effects of treatment among survivors. Recently, he expanded his outcomes work into complex congenital heart disease and pediatric cardiology. Dr. Gurney received the American Brain Tumor Foundation Award for Excellence in Epidemiology from the Society for Neuro-Oncology in 2001; the University of Minnesota Academic Health Center Recognition of Excellence in 2002; the Clinical Sciences Scholar Award from the University of Michigan in 2005; and he has received several teaching awards and commendations throughout his career.


Leadership | American College of Epidemiology

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James G. Gurney, PhD, FACE, University of Memphis, School of Public Health, 9/14-9/17


ACE 2005 Election

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James G. Gurney, Ph.D. is an epidemiologist and Associate Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Michigan.

Background: Dr. Gurney has an extensive background conducting childhood cancer research, first etiologic in nature, and more recently on treatment-related clinical and psychosocial outcomes among long-term survivors. He is involved in national efforts on cancer survivorship with the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study and the Children's Oncology Group. He was the 2001 recipient of the American Brain Tumor Association Award for Excellence in Epidemiology from the Society for Neuro-Oncology and received the Clinical Sciences Scholar Award from the University of Michigan in 2005. Dr. Gurney earned M.S. (1991) and Ph.D. (1994) degrees in epidemiology from the University of Washington in Seattle with training in cancer epidemiology at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. He also has an MSW from the University of Washington and worked for many years as a pediatric social worker before embarking on his career in epidemiology. Currently, Dr. Gurney is a senior faculty member of the Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit at Michigan and he leads the development of clinical health outcomes research teams in the Department of Pediatrics at UM. Dr. Gurney, a Fellow in ACE, has served on the Publications Committee since 2003, including Vice Chair from 2004-2006 and Chair since 2006. Closely related, he is an Associate Editor for the Annals of Epidemiology.

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