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Thomas C. Tucker, PhD, MPH

Cancer Center Member

Markey Research Programs:
    Cancer Prevention and Control

Associate Director for Cancer Prevention and Control and Co-Leader, Cancer Prevention and Control Research Program

Associate Professor

Department of Epidemiology ›
College of Public Health ›

Research Focus

Population-based studies that address disparities in the burden of lung, colorectal and cervical cancer with a focus on Appalachia

Contact Information

MCC Cancer Control Program
2365 Harrodsburg Road
Suite A320
Lexington Kentucky 40504

Key Publications

  1. Tucker TC, Huang B, Bennett JM, Durbin EB and Jones WF. The effect of insurance on stage at diagnosis for colorectal cancer patients in Kentucky. J Ky Med Assoc 109:63-8, 2011.
  2. Dragun AE, Huang B, Tucker TC and Spanos WJ. Disparities in the application of adjuvant radiotherapy after breast-conserving surgery for early stage breast cancer: impact on overall survival. Cancer 117:2590-8, 2011.

Recent Publications

(five most recent publications via an automated list from PubMed, based on researcher’s ID and the University of Kentucky)
  1. Watson M, Soman A, Flagg EW, Unger E, Deapen D, Chen VW, Peres LC, Copeland G, Tucker TC, Garnett E, Saraiya M.
    Surveillance of high-grade cervical cancer precursors (CIN III/AIS) in four population-based cancer registries, United States, 2009-2012.
    Prev Med. 2017 Jul 29;103:60-65.
  2. Matz M, Coleman MP, Carreira H, Salmerón D, Chirlaque MD, Allemani C, Bouzbid S, Hamdi-Chérif M, Zaidi Z, Bah E, Swaminathan R, Nortje SH, El Mistiri MM, Bayo S, Malle B, Manraj SS, Sewpaul-Sungkur R, Fabowale A, Ogunbiyi OJ, Bradshaw D, Somdyala NIM, Stefan DC, Abdel-Rahman M, Jaidane L, Mokni M, Kumcher I, Moreno F, González MS, Laura EA, Espinola SB, Calabrano GH, Carballo Quintero B, Fita R, Garcilazo DA, Giacciani PL, Diumenjo MC, Laspada WD, Green MA, Lanza MF, Ibañez SG, Lima CA, Lobo de Oliveira E, Daniel C, Scandiuzzi C, De Souza PCF, Melo CD, Del Pino K, Laporte C, Curado MP, de Oliveira JC, Veneziano CLA, Veneziano DB, Latorre MRDO, Tanaka LF, Azevedo E Silva G, Galaz JC, Moya JA, Herrmann DA, Vargas S, Herrera VM, Uribe CJ, Bravo LE, Arias-Ortiz NE, Jurado DM, Yépez MC, Galán YH, Torres P, Martínez-Reyes F, Pérez-Meza ML, Jaramillo L, Quinto R, Cueva P, Yépez JG, Torres-Cintrón CR, Tortolero-Luna G, Alonso R, Barrios E, Nikiforuk C, Shack L, Coldman AJ, Woods RR, Noonan G, Turner D, Kumar E, Zhang B, McCrate FR, Ryan S, Hannah H, Dewar RAD, MacIntyre M, Lalany A, Ruta M, Marrett L, Nishri DE, McClure C, Vriends KA, Bertrand C, Louchini R, Robb KI, Stuart-Panko H, Demers S, Wright S, George JT, Shen X, Brockhouse JT, O'Brien DK, Ward KC, Almon L, Bates J, Rycroft R, Mueller L, Phillips C, Brown H, Cromartie B, Schwartz AG, Vigneau F, MacKinnon JA, Wohler B, Bayakly AR, Clarke CA, Glaser SL, West D, Green MD, Hernandez BY, Johnson CJ, Jozwik D, Charlton ME, Lynch CF, Huang B, Tucker TC, Deapen D, Liu L, Hsieh MC, Wu XC, Stern K, Gershman ST, Knowlton RC, Alverson J, Copeland GE, Rogers DB, Lemons D, Williamson LL, Hood M, Hosain GM, Rees JR, Pawlish KS, Stroup A, Key C, Wiggins C, Kahn AR, Schymura MJ, Leung G, Rao C, Giljahn L, Warther B, Pate A, Patil M, Schubert SS, Rubertone JJ, Slack SJ, Fulton JP, Rousseau DL, Janes TA, Schwartz SM, Bolick SW, Hurley DM, Richards J, Whiteside MA, Nogueira LM, Herget K, Sweeney C, Martin J, Wang S, Harrelson DG, Keitheri Cheteri MB, Farley S, Hudson AG, Borchers R, Stephenson L, Espinoza JR, Weir HK, Edwards BK, Wang N, Yang L, Chen JS, Song GH, Gu XP, Zhang P, Ge HM, Zhao DL, Zhang JH, Zhu FD, Tang JG, Shen Y, Wang J, Li QL, Yang XP, Dong J, Li W, Cheng LP, Chen JG, Huang QH, Huang SQ, Guo GP, Wei K, Chen WQ, Zeng H, Demetriou AV, Pavlou P, Mang WK, Ngan KC, Swaminathan R, Kataki AC, Krishnatreya M, Jayalekshmi PA, Sebastian P, Sapkota SD, Verma Y, Nandakumar A, Suzanna E, Keinan-Boker L, Silverman BG, Ito H, Nakagawa H, Hattori M, Kaizaki Y, Sugiyama H, Utada M, Katayama K, Narimatsu H, Kanemura S, Koike T, Miyashiro I, Yoshii M, Oki I, Shibata A, Matsuda T, Nimri O, Ab Manan A, Bhoo-Pathy N, Tuvshingerel S, Chimedsuren O, Al Khater AHM, El Mistiri MM, Al-Eid H, Jung KW, Won YJ, Chiang CJ, Lai MS, Suwanrungruang K, Wiangnon S, Daoprasert K, Pongnikorn D, Geater SL, Sriplung H, Eser S, Yakut CI, Hackl M, Mühlböck H, Oberaigner W, Zborovskaya AA, Aleinikova OV, Henau K, Van Eycken L, Dimitrova N, Valerianova Z, Šekerija M, Zvolský M, Engholm G, Storm H, Innos K, Mägi M, Malila N, Seppä K, Jégu J, Velten M, Cornet E, Troussard X, Bouvier AM, Faivre J, Guizard AV, Bouvier V, Launoy G, Arveux P, Maynadié M, Mounier M, Fournier E, Woronoff AS, Daoulas M, Clavel J, Le Guyader-Peyrou S, Monnereau A, Trétarre B, Colonna M, Cowppli-Bony A, Molinié F, Bara S, Degré D, Ganry O, Lapôtre-Ledoux B, Grosclaude P, Estève J, Bray F, Piñeros M, Sassi F, Stabenow R, Eberle A, Erb C, Nennecke A, Kieschke J, Sirri E, Kajueter H, Emrich K, Zeissig SR, Holleczek B, Eisemann N, Katalinic A, Brenner H, Asquez RA, Kumar V, Ólafsdóttir EJ, Tryggvadóttir L, Comber H, Walsh PM, Sundseth H, Devigili E, Mazzoleni G, Giacomin A, Bella F, Castaing M, Sutera A, Gola G, Ferretti S, Serraino D, Zucchetto A, Lillini R, Vercelli M, Busco S, Pannozzo F, Vitarelli S, Ricci P, Pascucci C, Autelitano M, Cirilli C, Federico M, Fusco M, Vitale MF, Usala M, Cusimano R, Mazzucco W, Michiara M, Sgargi P, Maule MM, Sacerdote C, Tumino R, Di Felice E, Vicentini M, Falcini F, Cremone L, Budroni M, Cesaraccio R, Contrino ML, Tisano F, Fanetti AC, Maspero S, Candela G, Scuderi T, Gentilini MA, Piffer S, Rosso S, Sacchetto L, Caldarella A, La Rosa F, Stracci F, Contiero P, Tagliabue G, Dei Tos AP, Zorzi M, Zanetti R, Baili P, Berrino F, Gatta G, Sant M, Capocaccia R, De Angelis R, Liepina E, Maurina A, Smailyte G, Agius D, Calleja N, Siesling S, Visser O, Larønningen S, Møller B, Dyzmann-Sroka A, Trojanowski M, Góźdż S, Mężyk R, Grądalska-Lampart M, Radziszewska AU, Didkowska JA, Wojciechowska U, Błaszczyk J, Kępska K, Bielska-Lasota M, Kwiatkowska K, Forjaz G, Rego RA, Bastos J, Silva MA, Antunes L, Bento MJ, Mayer-da-Silva A, Miranda A, Coza D, Todescu AI, Valkov MY, Adamcik J, Safaei Diba C, Primic-Žakelj M, Žagar T, Stare J, Almar E, Mateos A, Quirós JR, Bidaurrazaga J, Larrañaga N, Díaz García JM, Marcos AI, Marcos-Gragera R, Vilardell Gil ML, Molina E, Sánchez MJ, Franch Sureda P, Ramos Montserrat M, Chirlaque MD, Navarro C, Ardanaz EE, Moreno-Iribas CC, Fernández-Delgado R, Peris-Bonet R, Galceran J, Khan S, Lambe M, Camey B, Bouchardy C, Usel M, Ess SM, Herrmann C, Bulliard JL, Maspoli-Conconi M, Frick H, Kuehni CE, Schindler M, Bordoni A, Spitale A, Chiolero A, Konzelmann I, Dehler SI, Matthes KL, Rashbass J, Stiller CA, Fitzpatrick D, Gavin A, Bannon F, Black RJ, Brewster DH, Huws DW, White C, Finan P, Allemani C, Bonaventure A, Carreira H, Coleman MP, Di Carlo V, Harewood R, Liu K, Matz M, Montel L, Nikšić M, Rachet B, Sanz N, Spika D, Stephens R, Peake M, Chalker E, Newman L, Baker D, Soeberg MJ, Aitken J, Scott C, Stokes BC, Venn A, Farrugia H, Giles GG, Threlfall T, Currow D, You H, Hendrix J, Lewis C.
    Erratum to "Worldwide comparison of ovarian cancer survival: Histological group and stage at diagnosis (CONCORD-2)" [Gynecol. Oncol. 144 (2017) 396-404].
    Gynecol Oncol. 2017 Jul 05.
  3. Matz M, Coleman MP, Sant M, Chirlaque MD, Visser O, Gore M, Allemani C, Bouzbid S, Hamdi-Chérif M, Zaidi Z, Bah E, Swaminathan R, Nortje SH, El Mistiri MM, Bayo S, Malle B, Manraj SS, Sewpaul-Sungkur R, Fabowale A, Ogunbiyi OJ, Bradshaw D, Somdyala NIM, Stefan DC, Abdel-Rahman M, Jaidane L, Mokni M, Kumcher I, Moreno F, González MS, Laura EA, Espinola SB, Calabrano GH, Carballo Quintero B, Fita R, Garcilazo DA, Giacciani PL, Diumenjo MC, Laspada WD, Green MA, Lanza MF, Ibañez SG, Lima CA, Lobo de Oliveira E, Daniel C, Scandiuzzi C, De Souza PCF, Melo CD, Del Pino K, Laporte C, Curado MP, de Oliveira JC, Veneziano CLA, Veneziano DB, Latorre MRDO, Tanaka LF, Azevedo E Silva G, Galaz JC, Moya JA, Herrmann DA, Vargas S, Herrera VM, Uribe CJ, Bravo LE, Arias-Ortiz NE, Jurado DM, Yépez MC, Galán YH, Torres P, Martínez-Reyes F, Pérez-Meza ML, Jaramillo L, Quinto R, Cueva P, Yépez JG, Torres-Cintrón CR, Tortolero-Luna G, Alonso R, Barrios E, Nikiforuk C, Shack L, Coldman AJ, Woods RR, Noonan G, Turner D, Kumar E, Zhang B, McCrate FR, Ryan S, Hannah H, Dewar RAD, MacIntyre M, Lalany A, Ruta M, Marrett L, Nishri DE, McClure C, Vriends KA, Bertrand C, Louchini R, Robb KI, Stuart-Panko H, Demers S, Wright S, George JT, Shen X, Brockhouse JT, O'Brien DK, Ward KC, Almon L, Bates J, Rycroft R, Mueller L, Phillips C, Brown H, Cromartie B, Schwartz AG, Vigneau F, MacKinnon JA, Wohler B, Bayakly AR, Clarke CA, Glaser SL, West D, Green MD, Hernandez BY, Johnson CJ, Jozwik D, Charlton ME, Lynch CF, Huang B, Tucker TC, Deapen D, Liu L, Hsieh MC, Wu XC, Stern K, Gershman ST, Knowlton RC, Alverson J, Copeland GE, Rogers DB, Lemons D, Williamson LL, Hood M, Hosain GM, Rees JR, Pawlish KS, Stroup A, Key C, Wiggins C, Kahn AR, Schymura MJ, Leung G, Rao C, Giljahn L, Warther B, Pate A, Patil M, Schubert SS, Rubertone JJ, Slack SJ, Fulton JP, Rousseau DL, Janes TA, Schwartz SM, Bolick SW, Hurley DM, Richards J, Whiteside MA, Nogueira LM, Herget K, Sweeney C, Martin J, Wang S, Harrelson DG, Keitheri Cheteri MB, Farley S, Hudson AG, Borchers R, Stephenson L, Espinoza JR, Weir HK, Edwards BK, Wang N, Yang L, Chen JS, Song GH, Gu XP, Zhang P, Ge HM, Zhao DL, Zhang JH, Zhu FD, Tang JG, Shen Y, Wang J, Li QL, Yang XP, Dong J, Li W, Cheng LP, Chen JG, Huang QH, Huang SQ, Guo GP, Wei K, Chen WQ, Zeng H, Demetriou AV, Pavlou P, Mang WK, Ngan KC, Swaminathan R, Kataki AC, Krishnatreya M, Jayalekshmi PA, Sebastian P, Sapkota SD, Verma Y, Nandakumar A, Suzanna E, Keinan-Boker L, Silverman BG, Ito H, Nakagawa H, Hattori M, Kaizaki Y, Sugiyama H, Utada M, Katayama K, Narimatsu H, Kanemura S, Koike T, Miyashiro I, Yoshii M, Oki I, Shibata A, Matsuda T, Nimri O, Ab Manan A, Bhoo-Pathy N, Tuvshingerel S, Chimedsuren O, Al Khater AHM, El Mistiri MM, Al-Eid H, Jung KW, Won YJ, Chiang CJ, Lai MS, Suwanrungruang K, Wiangnon S, Daoprasert K, Pongnikorn D, Geater SL, Sriplung H, Eser S, Yakut CI, Hackl M, Mühlböck H, Oberaigner W, Zborovskaya AA, Aleinikova OV, Henau K, Van Eycken L, Dimitrova N, Valerianova Z, Šekerija M, Zvolský M, Engholm G, Storm H, Innos K, Mägi M, Malila N, Seppä K, Jégu J, Velten M, Cornet E, Troussard X, Bouvier AM, Faivre J, Guizard AV, Bouvier V, Launoy G, Arveux P, Maynadié M, Mounier M, Fournier E, Woronoff AS, Daoulas M, Clavel J, Le Guyader-Peyrou S, Monnereau A, Trétarre B, Colonna M, Cowppli-Bony A, Molinié F, Bara S, Degré D, Ganry O, Lapôtre-Ledoux B, Grosclaude P, Estève J, Bray F, Piñeros M, Sassi F, Stabenow R, Eberle A, Erb C, Nennecke A, Kieschke J, Sirri E, Kajueter H, Emrich K, Zeissig SR, Holleczek B, Eisemann N, Katalinic A, Brenner H, Asquez RA, Kumar V, Ólafsdóttir EJ, Tryggvadóttir L, Comber H, Walsh PM, Sundseth H, Devigili E, Mazzoleni G, Giacomin A, Bella F, Castaing M, Sutera A, Gola G, Ferretti S, Serraino D, Zucchetto A, Lillini R, Vercelli M, Busco S, Pannozzo F, Vitarelli S, Ricci P, Pascucci C, Autelitano M, Cirilli C, Federico M, Fusco M, Vitale MF, Usala M, Cusimano R, Mazzucco W, Michiara M, Sgargi P, Maule MM, Sacerdote C, Tumino R, Di Felice E, Vicentini M, Falcini F, Cremone L, Budroni M, Cesaraccio R, Contrino ML, Tisano F, Fanetti AC, Maspero S, Candela G, Scuderi T, Gentilini MA, Piffer S, Rosso S, Sacchetto L, Caldarella A, La Rosa F, Stracci F, Contiero P, Tagliabue G, Dei Tos AP, Zorzi M, Zanetti R, Baili P, Berrino F, Gatta G, Sant M, Capocaccia R, De Angelis R, Liepina E, Maurina A, Smailyte G, Agius D, Calleja N, Siesling S, Visser O, Larønningen S, Møller B, Dyzmann-Sroka A, Trojanowski M, Góźdż S, Mężyk R, Grądalska-Lampart M, Radziszewska AU, Didkowska JA, Wojciechowska U, Błaszczyk J, Kępska K, Bielska-Lasota M, Kwiatkowska K, Forjaz G, Rego RA, Bastos J, Silva MA, Antunes L, Bento MJ, Mayer-da-Silva A, Miranda A, Coza D, Todescu AI, Valkov MY, Adamcik J, Safaei Diba C, Primic-Žakelj M, Žagar T, Stare J, Almar E, Mateos A, Quirós JR, Bidaurrazaga J, Larrañaga N, Díaz García JM, Marcos AI, Marcos-Gragera R, Vilardell Gil ML, Molina E, Sánchez MJ, Franch Sureda P, Ramos Montserrat M, Chirlaque MD, Navarro C, Ardanaz EE, Moreno-Iribas CC, Fernández-Delgado R, Peris-Bonet R, Galceran J, Khan S, Lambe M, Camey B, Bouchardy C, Usel M, Ess SM, Herrmann C, Bulliard JL, Maspoli-Conconi M, Frick H, Kuehni CE, Schindler M, Bordoni A, Spitale A, Chiolero A, Konzelmann I, Dehler SI, Matthes KL, Rashbass J, Stiller CA, Fitzpatrick D, Gavin A, Bannon F, Black RJ, Brewster DH, Huws DW, White C, Finan P, Allemani C, Bonaventure A, Carreira H, Coleman MP, Di Carlo V, Harewood R, Liu K, Matz M, Montel L, Nikšić M, Rachet B, Sanz N, Spika D, Stephens R, Peake M, Chalker E, Newman L, Baker D, Soeberg MJ, Aitken J, Scott C, Stokes BC, Venn A, Farrugia H, Giles GG, Threlfall T, Currow D, You H, Hendrix J, Lewis C.
    Erratum to "The histology of ovarian cancer: Worldwide distribution and implications for international survival comparisons (CONCORD-2)" [Gynecol. Oncol. 144 (2017) 405-413].
    Gynecol Oncol. 2017 Jul 05.
  4. Andrykowski MA, Steffens RF, Bush HM, Tucker TC.
    Posttraumatic growth and benefit-finding in lung cancer survivors: The benefit of rural residence?
    J Health Psychol. 2017 Jun;22(7):896-905.
  5. Baldwin LA, Chen Q, Tucker TC, White CG, Ore RN, Huang B.
    Ovarian Cancer Incidence Corrected for Oophorectomy.
    Diagnostics (Basel). 2017 Apr 01;7(2).