Journal of Steroids & Hormonal Science

ISSN - 2157-7536

Dr. Janice Schwartz

Dr. Janice Schwartz
Basic Science Faculty, Department of Physiology, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Michigan State University


Dr. Janice Schwartz received her PhD in Molecular Endocrinology and Biophysics, was a postdoctoral research fellow in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and received an appointment to the Department of Physiology as Assistant Professor at Wayne State University School of Medicine. She was awarded national (NIH NCI, NIDDK) and local funding for her research on estrogen receptor signaling in responses to hormonal and dietary agents and changes in chemosensitivity. She has authored 19 articles and is working on a book chapter. Dr. Schwartz is currently a member of the Basic Science Faculty at Michigan State University in the College of Osteopathic Medicine and Department of Physiology.

Research Interest

Impact of diet on cancer and Cancer biology; the consequences of prolonged dietary agent exposure on tumor cell growth and responses to chemotherapy