Carol Desantis, MPH

Director, Breast and Gynecological Cancer Surveillance

Carol DeSantis, MPH is a cancer epidemiologist and director of breast and gynecological cancer surveillance at the American Cancer Society. Ms. DeSantis received a BS (1998) in biology from Messiah College, Grantham, Pennsylvania and an MPH (2004) in epidemiology from the Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia. She is the lead author of the Breast Cancer Facts & Figures and Cancer Facts & Figures for African Americans publications. In addition to these educational publications, Ms. DeSantis conducts and collaborates on research focused on breast and gynecological cancers, with particular emphasis on cancer disparities. She also serves as a reviewer for several cancer journals.