ScD, Epidemiology, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts
MPH, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California
BA, Psychology Honors, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California
Dr. Danforth has broad interests in health research and has studied a wide range of risk factors (lifestyle factors/questionnaire data, circulating markers, genetic data) and outcomes, including research on urinary incontinence and bladder, ovarian, prostate, endometrial, and colorectal cancers. She has conducted prospective, nested case-control, and cross-sectional analyses of several large cohort studies. Dr. Danforth’s focus on answering practical research questions brought her to Kaiser Permanente, where she participated in the development of a national Kaiser Permanente center on comparative effectiveness and drug safety.