University of Southern California
USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center

Anna Wu, Ph.D.

Photograph of Anna Wu

Anna Wu, Ph.D. is professor of preventive medicine and co-leader of the Cancer Control Research Program. Dr. Wu’s research focuses on the epidemiology of cancer specifically the growing incidence of specific cancers (e.g., breast, ovarian, prostate, colon) among Asian migrants to the United States. She also studies tobacco-related cancers (e.g., lung, stomach/esophagus) and how genes may be important in the metabolism of tobacco constituents.