Faculty Summaries
Carolyn J. Heckman, PhD
Carolyn J. Heckman, PhD
Associate Professor
Office Phone: 215-214-3962
Fax: 215-214-2178
Office: Young Pavilion, Room 4163
  • Lab Overview

    Dr. Heckman's research program goals are to develop, evaluate, and disseminate innovative interventions to improve cancer risk and risk-reduction behaviors. Her current focus is on prevention and detection of skin cancer.  A second interest area is tobacco cessation, and she is a licensed psychologist. Dr. Heckman has had several research projects funded by grants from the NCI and ACS including her recent NCI R01: A Tailored Internet Intervention for Skin Cancer Risk Reduction among Young Adults.