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Rachel Ceballos
Assistant Professor
Staff Scientist
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Research Interests:
Biobehavioral research methods; community based participatory research; cancer health disparities; cancer survivorship in underserved populations

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Contact Information


1100 Fairview Ave, N,
Seattle, WA 98109-1024

voice:   206-667-7806
fax:   206-667-5977


PhD   Pennsylvania State University, 2005   (Biobehavioral Health)
MS   Pennsylvania State University, 2002   (Biobehavioral Health)
BA   California State University, Long Beach, 1998   (Psychology)

Teaching   (Department of Health Services Courses)

Recent Publications

Cadmus-Bertram L, Littman AJ, Ulrich CM, Stovall R, Ceballos RM, McGregor BA, Wang CY, Ramaprasad J, McTiernan A. Predictors of adherence to a 26-week viniyoga intervention among post-treatment breast cancer survivors. J Altern Complement Med. 2013 Sep;19(9):751-8. doi: 10.1089/acm.2012.0118. Epub 2013 May 10.  PMID: 23663078    PMCID: PMC3768230

Molina Y, Thompson B, Espinoza N, Ceballos R. Breast cancer interventions serving US-based Latinas: current approaches and directions. Womens Health (Lond Engl). 2013 Jul;9(4):335-50. doi: 10.2217/whe.13.30.  PMID: 23826775

Sherman KJ, Wellman RD, Cook AJ, Cherkin DC, Ceballos RM. Mediators of yoga and stretching for chronic low back pain. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2013;2013:130818. doi: 10.1155/2013/130818. Epub 2013 Apr 17.  PMID: 23690832    PMCID: PMC3652191

Barrington WE, Ceballos RM, Bishop SK, McGregor BA, Beresford SA. Perceived stress, behavior, and body mass index among adults participating in a worksite obesity prevention program, Seattle, 2005-2007. Prev Chronic Dis. 2012 Oct;9:E152. doi: 10.5888/pcd9.120001.  PMID: 23036611    PMCID: PMC3477899

Ceballos RM, Marceau CD, Marceau JO, Morris S, Clore AJ, Stedman KM. Differential virus host-ranges of the Fuselloviridae of hyperthermophilic Archaea: implications for evolution in extreme environments. Front Microbiol. 2012;3:295. Epub 2012 Aug 24.  PMID: 22936928    PMCID: PMC3426928