"Dr. Michele Forman is a Professor in the Department of Epidemiology, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences at the University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center and an adjunct faculty at the University of Texas, School of Public Health and the Department of Pediatrics - Baylor College of Medicine. Prior to her appointment at MD Anderson in January 2006, Dr. Forman was an Intramural Scientist at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Maryland from 1989 to 2005. Her most recent post at NCI was Senior Nutrition Epidemiologist, Intramural Program, Center for Cancer Research. Other positions have included Associate Professor at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Forman began her research career in maternal and child health, moved into chronic disease research in the1980’s and now focuses on early life exposures and risk of chronic disease. She has also developed clinical nutrition studies in the areas of hormones, micronutrients, and other biomarkers of dietary response. Dr. Forman has 30 years of research experience, conducting nutritional epidemiology studies in international settings as well as nationally. She has been on the editorial boards of several nutrition and epidemiology journals and has over 120 peer-reviewed publications. Dr. Forman was trained in epidemiology, nutrition and anthropology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, earning a M.S.P.H. degree in 1974, a M.A. degree in 1975, and a Ph.D. in epidemiology in 1977". - UA Department of Nutritional Sciences & College of Agriculture and Life Sciences