Contact Information

(631) 444-9539


Stony Brook Medicine
Department of Family, Population and Preventive Medicine
101 Nicolls Road
Stony Brook, NY 11794

Williams Research Lab

Jennie Williams, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Family, Population and Preventive Medicine,
Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University

Research Program

Oncogenic Drivers and Mechanisms of Carcinogenesis


Department of Medicine

Research Interest

Currently, Dr. Williams is addressing the underlying genetic/regulatory causes associated with cancer racial health disparity; a major health concern in this nation. As such, her group is assessing the dysregulation of  miRNAs (which represent emerging major regulators of gene expression)  and aberrant DNA methylation as factors influencing racial health disparity in the incidence and mortality rates of colorectal cancer. interest information here


BS: Savannah State University
MS: Tuskegee University
PhD: Purdue University


A complete list of publications can be found HERE.