CEESP Program Coordinator

Cancer Epidemiology Education in Special Populations (CEESP) Program
Department of Epidemiology
University of Nebraska Medical Center
College of Public Health

Professional Summary

  • 2012-present, CEESP Program Coordinator, Department of Epidemiology
  • 2011-2012, CEESP Program Coordinator, University of Michigan School of Public Health
  • 2008-2012, Mental Health Therapist, Catholic Charities of Jackson, Lenawee, Hillsdale Counties


  • 2008, Master of Social Work, New York University
  • 2007, Bachelor of Social Work, Brigham Young University
  • 2005, Associate of Liberal Arts, Washtenaw Community College

Research interests

Melanie is interested in cancer research. Someday, she would like to engage in research concerning mental health and mental health professionals.

Selected Publications

  • Acknowledgement in Soliman AS, Schottenfeld D, Boffetta P, eds. Cancer epidemiology: Low- and middle-income countries and special populations. New York, New York: Oxford University Press; 2013.


Contact Melanie Wells
984395 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-4395
Phone : 402-552-7243
Email: melanie.wells@unmc.edu