Erin E. Hahn, PhD, MPH

Associate Professor

Dr. Erin E. Hahn is a health services researcher and implementation scientist with a focus on cancer. Her studies have explored utilization of post-treatment cancer care, implementation of evidence-based practices, and methods to mitigate the adverse effects of cancer and its therapies.

Education and Training

  • BA, University of California at Santa Cruz
  • MPH, University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA), Fielding School of Public Health
  • Internship, Health Care Consultant, PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP
  • Pre-Doctoral Fellowship in Translational Science, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
  • PhD, Health Services Research, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
  • Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship in Delivery System Science, Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California
  • Fellowship, Mentored Training for Dissemination and Implementation Research in Cancer, Washington University at St. Louis

Years

Selected Prior Positions

2006-2009 Program Coordinator
Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research (DCPCR), UCLA
2008-2013 Graduate Teaching Assistant
UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
2009-2013 Program Director and Analyst
Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research (DCPCR), UCLA
2013-present Assistant Research Project Scientist
Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
2014-present Research Scientist I
Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California
2014-present Guest Lecturer
UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
2016-present Instructor
Qualitative Research Methods, Kaiser Permanente Southern California Department of Research and Evaluation

Years

Selected Honors and Awards

2006 Public Health Honors Society
Delta Omega
2008-2011 UCLA Graduate Division Fellowship
UCLA
2011-2012 Jan R. Cloyde Young Investigator Award
Iris Cantor-UCLA Women’s Health Center
2015 Early Career Investigator Award
Health Care Systems Research Network
2016 Young Investigator Travel Award
National Cancer Institute Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP)

Selected Publications

Peer-reviewed research manuscripts

  • Hahn EE, Gould MK, Munoz-Plaza C, Lee JS, Parry C, Shen E. Understanding comorbidity profiles and their effect on treatment and survival in colorectal cancer patients. J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2017;16(1):23-24. doi: 10.6004/jnccn.2017.7026. PMID:29295878
  • Hahn EE, Munoz-Plaza C, Wang J, Garcia Delgadillo J, Schottinger JE, Mittman BS, Gould MK: Anxiety, culture, expectations: Oncologist-perceived factors associated with use of non-recommended serum tumor marker tests for surveillance of early stage breast cancer. Journal of Oncology Practice; Jan;13(1):e77-e90. doi: 10.1200/JOP.2016.014076.
  • Hahn EE, Gould MK. Drivers of Low-Value Care. JAMA Intern Med 2018 Mar 1;178(3):433. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.8528. PMID: 29507980
  • Birken SA, Urquhart R, Munoz-Plaza CE, Zizzi AR, Haines E, Stover A, Mayer DK, Hahn EE. Survivorship care plans: Are randomized controlled trials assessing outcomes that are relevant to stakeholder? J Cancer Surviv 2018 Aug;12(4):495-508. doi: 10.1007/s11764-018-0688-6. PMID: 29572602
  • Hahn EE, Gould MK. Lung Cancer Screening and Smoking Cessation: Never too early or too late. J Natl Cancer Inst 2018 May 16. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djy083. [Epub ahead of print].