Robin Taylor Wilson

Robin Wilson

Collaborating Member, Cancer Prevention and Control

Associate Professor, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health, Temple University

Research Program


Dr. Wilson is an environmental cancer epidemiologist by training with experience in trans-disciplinary implementation research. Her research focuses on the intersection between genetic and environmental factors influencing kidney cancer risk, including trace element exposures and vitamin D metabolism. This research has identified cancer and health effects associated with environmental exposure to heavy metals, gene x environment interactions, dietary exposure pathways in mining-impacted areas, and new biomarker assay and assessment techniques.

Education and Training

Educational Background

  • PhD, Epidemiology, University of Iowa
  • MA, Geography, University of Colorado
  • BS, Political Science, Drake University

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