Dana Loomis, PhD

Adjunct Professor

Department of Epidemiology
University of Nebraska Medical Center
College of Public Health

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Research Interests

Dr. Loomis is a senior investigator with research interests in occupational and environmental epidemiology and exposure assessment. His current research focuses on the role of asbestos fiber size and shape in determining cancer risk and the relationship of exposure to arsenic is drinking water to diabetes mellitus. He has also been involved in research on cancer risks from occupational exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls, the occurrence of brain cancer and leukemia among workers exposed to electromagnetic fields, and the health effects of ambient air pollution. In addition to these research activities, he is Editor of Occupational and Environmental Medicine and Chair of the Scientific Committee on Epidemiology of the International Commission on Occupational Health.

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