Jamie L. Studts, PhD
Professor, Department of Behavioral Science, University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Director, Behavioral & Community-Based Research Shared Resource, University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center
Director, Team Science, University of Kentucky Center for Clinical and Translational Science
Assistant Director, Cancer Prevention and Control Program, University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center
Dr. Jamie L. Studts is a Professor of Medical Oncology at the University of Colorado School of Medicine and Scientific Director of Behavioral Oncology at the Colorado Cancer Center. Dr. Studts is a licensed clinical health psychologist, and his interests address behavioral aspects of tobacco-related malignancies. His research develops and tests interventions to promote informed/shared decision making and behavior change among patients and clinicians regarding prevention, screening, and survivorship of lung and head/neck cancer. Dr. Studts is the Principal Investigator of the Kentucky LEADS Collaborative, and he served on the Institute of Medicine National Cancer Policy Forum addressing Implementation of Lung Cancer Screening. He is a Fellow of the Society of Behavioral Medicine and a member of the Scientific Leadership Board for the GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer and the American Cancer Society National Lung Cancer Roundtable, serving as Chair of the Survivorship, Stigma, and Nihilism Task Group. Recently, Dr. Studts received the Centerstone Healthcare Advocacy award in recognition of his efforts to reduce the burden of lung cancer in Kentucky.