NBC Nightly News Features Erin Van Blarigan's Research on Colon Cancer

Erin Van Blarigan, UCSF professor in epidemiology and biostatistics

Erin Van Blarigan, PhD, assistant professor of epidemiology and biostatistics, was interviewed for a feature on NBC Nightly News on May 18 about her research regarding colon cancer and healthy lifestyles.

Van Blarigan is lead author on a newly published study that found cancer patients who followed standard American Cancer Society guidelines for health living survive longer than similar patients who didn't.

View the news segment on the NBC News website, and read more about the study at ucsf.edu.