Elizabeth Sarma, Ph.D., M.P.H., is a Cancer Prevention Fellow in the Health Systems and Interventions Research Branch of the Healthcare Delivery Research Program. Elizabeth’s research focuses on patterns and predictors of adherence to guidelines for cancer screening and cancer prevention behaviors. Her previous work has included evaluating an intervention to increase screening mammography among Chinese American women, examining patterns of multiple health behavior change, and investigating psychosocial predictors of colorectal cancer mortality.
Elizabeth earned her doctorate in Social and Health Psychology from Stony Brook University and received an M.P.H., with a concentration in Quantitative Methods, from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. She also holds a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Western Ontario, located in her hometown of London, Ontario, Canada.