Jessica Wheeler, GVSU Alumna

Jessica Wheeler, a recent graduate (April 2017) who majored in clinical exercise science and minored in psychology has been awarded a Cancer Research Training Award (CRTA) Fellowship from the Behavioral Research Program (BRP) within the Division of Cancer Control and Population Services (DCCPS) at the National Cancer Institute. In this full-time research position, Jessica will work alongside cancer behavioral scientists to study questions such as how do cancer-related risk perceptions influence behaviors such as poor diet, physical inactivity, and substance use, and what role does emotion play in decisions related to cancer prevention.

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