Research & Publications
Professor Irwin's primary research interests are in the areas of energy balance and cancer prevention and prognosis. She is trained in cancer epidemiology, exercise physiology, and clinical trials. Specifically, Professor Irwin's research involves examining the effect of exercise and weight loss on adherence to adjuvant treatments, cancer biomarkers, treatment side effects and quality of life.
Speciailzed Terms: Energy balance; Cancer prevention and prognosis
Breast Neoplasms; Neoplasms by Histologic Type; Obesity; Ovarian Neoplasms; Weight Loss; Exercise
Public Health Interests
Cancer; Women's Health