Karen Dunphy

Former PI: 
D. Joseph Jerry

Karen Dunphy earned her Doctor of Philosophy Degree Ph.D. in Molecular and Cellular Biology in 2000. Her dissertation was titled “The Role of Ovarian Hormones in P53-Mediated Resistance to Mammary Tumorigenesis”. Karen is a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She is also a Co-Investigator with D. Joseph Jerry, Ph.D. Karen’s research focus is Parity-Mediated Mechanisms Contributing to Breast Cancer Risk and Resistance.