Research & Publications
Caroline H. Johnson, PhD, is Assistant Professor of Epidemiology in the Department of Environmental Health Sciences at Yale School of Public Health. She graduated from Imperial College London in 2009 with a PhD in Analytical Chemistry. Since then she has held postdoctoral and staff appointments at the National Cancer Institute and The Scripps Research Institute.
Dr. Johnson's research uses mass spectrometry-based metabolomics to understand the role of metabolites in human health. Her primary research interest is to investigate the relationship between genetic and environmental influences (diet, hormones and microbiome) in colon cancer. She is also examining exposures during pregnancy.
Education & Training
- Staff ScientistThe Scripps Research Institute (2016)
- Research FellowNational Cancer Institute, NIH (2012)
- PhDImperial College London (2009)
- MScUniversity College London (2003)
- BSc (Hon)Keele University (2000)
Honors & Recognition
|American Cancer Society Research Scholar Grant||American Cancer Society||2020|
|Young Investigator Award||MANA - Metabolomics Association of North America||2019|
|Wendy U. and Thomas C. Naratil Pioneer Award||Women's Health Research at Yale||2017|
|Metabolomics Society||I am a member of the Board of Directors, Chair of the Membership Committee, and member of the Conference Committee||2018 - Present|