About Dr. Heather Greenlee, ND, PhD
A native of the Pacific Northwest, Dr. Heather Greenlee studied medical anthropology and public health at the University of Washington and naturopathic medicine at Bastyr University before obtaining a Ph.D. in epidemiology from Columbia University. She joined Fred Hutch as a researcher in 2017 to pursue her two passions: cancer survivorship and integrative medicine.
Dr. Greenlee conducts research on obesity and cancer with a focus on underserved patient populations; she also researches integrative therapies such as acupuncture, meditation, dietary supplements and yoga. Since 2010, Dr. Greenlee and Ann have collaborated on several projects involving Cook for Your Life, including a study that showed positive changes among Latina breast cancer survivors after utilizing Cook for Your Life tips and tools such as food shopping field trips, hands-on cooking classes and nutrition roundtables.