Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Medical Oncology, School of Medicine
M.Med., 2004, Beijing University of Chinese Medicine
M.P.H., 2009, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
Ph.D., 2013, Michigan State University
Areas of interest
Nutrition and Chemoprevention
Z Zhang, J Bien, T Mori, X Li, S Jindal, Y Liu, R BerganA Way Forward for Cancer Chemoprevention: Using Multiple Factors to Refine Individual Risk. Accepted by Oncotarget 2019.
Z Zhang, D Jiang, C Wang, M Garzotto, R Kopp, B Wilmot, P Thuillier, A Dang, A Palma, PE Farris, J Shannon. Polymorphisms in Oxidative Stress Pathway Genes and Prostate Cancer Risk. Cancer Causes and Control. 2019 Oct 30. doi: 10.1007/s10552-019-01242-7.
Z Zhang, M Garzotto, EW Davis, M Mori, WA Stoller, PE Farris, CP Wong, LM Beaver, GV Thomas, DE Williams, RH Dashwood, DA Hendrix, E Ho, J Shannon. Sulforaphane Bioavailability and Chemopreventive Activity in Men Presenting for Biopsy of the Prostate Gland: a Randomized Controlled Trial. Nutr Cancer. 2019 Jun 1:1-14.
Z Zhang, R Bergan, J Shannon, C Slatore, G Bobe, Y Takata. The Role of Cruciferous Vegetables and Isothiocyanates for Lung Cancer Prevention: Current Status, Challenges and Future Research Directions. Mol Nutr Food Res. 2018 Sep: 62 (18).
Z Zhang, M Garzotto, TM Beer, P Thuillier, S Lieberman, M Mori, WA Stoller, PE Farris, J Shannon. Effect of ω-3 Fatty Acids and Catechins on Fatty Acid Synthase in the Prostate: a Randomized Controlled Trial. Nutrition and Cancer. 2016 Nov-Dec; 68 (8):1309-1319.
Z. Zhang, LL Atwell,PEFarris, E Ho, J Shannon. Associations between Cruciferous Vegetable Intake and Selected Biomarkers among Women Scheduled for Breast Biopsies. Public Health Nutr. 2016 May; 19 (7):1288-95.
ZZhang, LL Atwell (Co-first author), E Ho, M Mori, PE Farris, JT Vetto, AM Naik, KY Oh, P Thuillier, J Shannon. Sulforaphane Bioavailability and Chemopreventive Activity in Women Scheduled for Breast Biopsy. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2015 Dec; 8(12):1184-91.
Z Zhang, G Hu, B Caballero, LJ Appel, L Chen. Habitual Coffee Consumption and Risk of Hypertension: A Meta-Analysis of Prospective Studies. Am J Clin Nutr, 2011 Jun; 93 (6): 1212-9.