Who's Who

Citadel Cabasag

Postdoctoral Scientist

Section of Cancer Surveillance


Descriptive cancer epidemiology, cancer survival, occupational epidemiology

Academic Degrees

2016PhDEpidemiologyUniversity of California, IrvineIrvineUSA
2011MScCancer Sciences-InterdisciplinaryUniveristy at BuffaloBuffaloUSA
2009BSc Genetics and Cell BiologyWashington State UniversityPullmanUSA

Current Research Projects

  • Cancer Survival in High-Income Countries SurvMark-2

Selected Publications

A Validation Method to Determine Missing Years of Birth in a Cohort Study of Shipyard Workers Using Social Security Number. Cabasag CJ, Ziogas A, Shehata M, Anton-Culver H. J Occup Environ Med. 2016 Jun;58(6):631-5. doi: 10.1097/JOM.0000000000000740.

Cytokine and cytokine receptor genes of the adaptive immune response are differentially associated with breast cancer risk in American women of African and European ancestry. Quan L, Gong Z, Yao S, Bandera EV, Zirpoli G, Hwang H, Roberts M, Ciupak G, Davis W, Sucheston L, Pawlish K, Bovbjerg DH, Jandorf L, Cabasag C, Coignet JG, Ambrosone CB, Hong CC. Int J Cancer. 2014 Mar 15;134(6):1408-21. doi: 10.1002/ijc.28458. Epub 2013 Oct 8.

Innate immunity pathways and breast cancer Risk in African American and European-American women in the Women's Circle of Health Study (WCHS). Gong Z, Quan L, Yao S, Zirpoli G, Bandera EV, Roberts M, Coignet JG, Cabasag C, Sucheston L, Hwang H, Ciupak G, Davis W, Pawlish K, Jandorf L, Bovbjerg DH, Ambrosone CB, Hong CC. PLoS One. 2013 Aug 21;8(8):e72619. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0072619. eCollection 2013.