Prof. Dr. Maria C. Katapodi, PhD, RN, FAAN


  • Public health genomics
  • Cancer prevention and control
  • Hereditary breast/ovarian cancer and Lynch syndrome
  • Cancer genetic services
  • Intervention research
  • Families at risk for hereditary cancer
  • Decision making, coping, family communication
  • Meta-analysis methodology
Laufende Forschungsprojekte
Beruflicher Werdegang
  • Since 2014 Professor of Nursing Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Basel, Switzerland
  • Since 2014 Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Michigan School of Nursing, USA
  • 2013-2014 Associate Professor with Tenure, University of Michigan, School of Nursing, USA
  • 2013-2014 Faculty Associate, Indiana University, Behavioral Cooperative Oncology Group (BCOG), USA
  • 2010-2012 Faculty Associate at the University of Michigan Center for Global Health, USA
  • 2006-2013 Assistant Professor at the University of Michigan, USA
Editorial Board Fachzeitschriften 
  • Since 2012 Nursing Research, Review Board
  • Since 2008 Oncology Nursing Forum, Review Board
Wissenschaftliche Beiratstätigkeit
  • Since 2017  Swiss Medical Board (SMB), Appraisal Committee, Member, Switzerland
  • Since 2014  American Academy of Nursing (ANA), Expert Panel in Women’s Health, USA
  • Since 2012  American Academy of Nursing (ANA), Expert Panel in Genetics/ Genomics, USA
  • 2012  American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), Breast Cancer Risk Panel, Content Expert, USA
  • 2011 – 2014 Oncology Nursing Society (ONS), Advisory Board Psychosocial Family Research, Content Expert, USA
  • 2009 Midwestern Nursing Research Society (MNRS), Decision Making Expert Group, Content Expert, USA