Ann Mertens, Ph.D.

Research Director, Cancer Survivorship


Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics
Emory University School of Medicine
Doctoral Degree: Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Professional Scientific Societies
  • Children’s Oncology Group
  • American Association for Cancer Research
  • Society for Epidemiologic Research
  • Society for Pediatric Epidemiologic Research
  • American Public Health Association

Publications / Presentations

Selected journal articles authored/co-authored by this physician are available at the National Library of Medicine's online resource PubMed.

  • Authored/co-authored 110 publications
  • Authored/co-authored 120 journal abstracts

  • Atlanta Business Chronicle Health-Care Hero Award Winner (2009)
  • Community Partners Recognition Award, University of Minnesota, School of Public Health (2004)
  • American Cancer Society Research Scholar, American Cancer Society (2003)

Professional Interests
  • Childhood and adolescent cancer survivorship
  • Risk communication
  • Methodology and research study design

Privileges Egleston

Additional Information Bachelors of Science: Medical Technology, St. Louis University, St. Louis, Mo. Masters of Science: Biostatistics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn.