Mary Charlton


Photo of Mary Charlton, professor in the Department of Epidemiology at the University of Iowa College of Public Health.

Title(s): Associate Professor
Department: Epidemiology
Office: S453 CPHB
Phone: (319) 384-1564

Courses Taught

  • Public Health Surveillance Mechanisms, Applications and Data
  • Survey Design and Analysis
  • Cancer Epidemiology

Research Interests

  • Cancer surveillance and epidemiology
  • Assessment of differences in access and health services use between rural and urban populations related to the prevention, detection and treatment of cancer



  • Director and Principal Investigator of the State Health Registry of Iowa/Iowa Cancer Registry
  • Faculty Advisor to the Population Research Core in the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center