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Genevieve A. Woodard, MD, PhD, is a UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center member interested in clinical breast cancer research with an emphasis on evidence based practices, earlier and more accurate cancer detection, and assessment on treatment effects.

Associate Professor, Radiology
Division Chief, Breast Imaging
UNC-Chapel Hill
Breast Cancer

Area of Interest

As a physician-scientist, Genevieve Woodard, MD, PhD, actively contributes to breast imaging research while focusing on the clinical applications of such studies. Her current academic interests are to advance breast cancer detection and the treatment effect through imaging, with future emphasis on closing the gaps for breast cancer with earlier and more effective detection. She is also interested in improving patient care through clinician education and evidence-based practices.

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Awards and Honors

  • Outstanding Doctoral Student Award, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA, 2010
  • Delta Omega National Honor Society in Public Health, Omicron Chapter, University of Pittsburgh, PA, 2010
  • American Society for Bone and Mineral Research Young Investigator Award, Seattle, WA, 2004
  • McNair Scholar: Outstanding McNair Student Award, University of Superior, WI, 2002
  • Cum Laude, College of Science and Engineering, University of Minnesota, MN, 2002
  • Dean’s List, College of Science and Engineering, University of Minnesota, MN, 2002
  • Honors Program Member, College of Biological Sciences, University of Minnesota, MN, 2000
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