Jon Andrew Dykens, MD, MPH

Associate Professor

Department of Family and Community Medicine

University of Illinois College of Medicine Chicago

Research Program

Cancer Prevention And Control (CPC)

Phone: 312-413-7349

Email: [email protected]

Jon Andrew Dykens, MD, MPH, is a tenured Associate Professor of Family and Community Medicine in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Illinois College of Medicine Chicago and a family medicine physician at UI Health. He is also Director of Global Health Systems Strengthening at the UIC Center for Global Health and a Fellow at the UIC Institute for Health Research and Policy. He joined UIC in 2004. His goal is to train young investigators in implementation research. A National Institutes of Health-funded researcher, he has studied the implementation of sustainable cervical cancer prevention programs through capacity building, quality improvement, and behavioral interventions at the national, regional, and local levels in Senegal. He is committed to a career studying the access determinants, capacity implementation, and sustainability of cancer prevention services, especially in low resource settings. His research is focused on sustainability of cancer prevention services in low-resource settings.

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Education

MD, University of Missouri at Columbia

Disease Focus

Cervical

Research Keywords

Cervical Cancer; Global Health

Published Research

PubMed Search

Other Link(s)

Department Webpage

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