University of Washington School of Public Health

Alan Kristal - SPH Faculty Bio

Alan Kristal


Professor Emeritus, Epidemiology

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Box 358080
Tel: 206-667-4686

Related Links

Epidemiology Biography Page


DPH   Epidemiology, Columbia University, 1983
MPH   Pub Health & Comm Med, Northwestern University, 1979

In the News

  • Obesity Substantially Ups Prostate Cancer Risk in African-American Men
     KING 5, 04/16/2015
  • Obesity Linked to Increased Risk of Prostate Cancer in African-American Men
     JAMA Oncology, 04/16/2015
  • Selenium, Vitamin E Supplements Linked to Prostate Cancer
     Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 03/26/2014
  • Eating Fatty Fish Linked to Reduced Risk of Death
     American Journal of Epidemiology, 02/03/2014
  • Men Might Want to Shun Fish Oils, Study Shows
     Seattle Times, 07/12/2013
  • Omega-3 Fatty Acids Linked to Risk of Prostate Cancer
     Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 07/10/2013
  • Obesity and Cancer
     Quest Online, 09/24/2012
  • Americans favor vitamins but nutritionists say eat healthy
     KIRO, 10/13/2011
  • Yoga for Weight Loss?
     WebMD, 01/29/2010
  • Study: Lowering cholesterol level reduces prostate cancer risk
     KING, 11/13/2009
  • Fear Factor
     Yoga Journal, 11/09/2009
  • Regular Yoga May Improve Eating Habits
     US News & World Report, 08/28/2009