Heidi A Hanson portrait
  • Research Scientist, Utah Population Database, Huntsman Cancer Institute
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Sociology Department
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Population Health Sciences
  • Co-Leader CTSA Early Life Exposures Working Group, Clinical and Tranlational Science Awards, Lifespan Domain Task Force
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Family And Preventive Medicine
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Surgery
  • Assistant Professor, Surgery

Honors & Awards

  • Associate Member, Cancer Center and Population Sciences, Huntsman Cancer Institute, Salt Lake City, UT 84020. 2015
  • Vice-President for Clinical and Translational Research Scholar. 2015
  • University of Utah College of Social & Behavioral Science Honor Roll Scholarship. 2012


  • Cancer Control and Population Sciences (CCPS), Member, 07/01/2015 - present
  • Genitourinary Malignancy Disease Oriented Team (GUMDOT), Member, 06/01/2015 - present
  • Clinical and Transnational Science Award Lifespan Taskforce (CTSA Lifespan), Member, 04/01/2015 - present
  • Consortium for Families and Health Research (C-FAHR), Member, 09/15/2014 - present
  • Center on Aging (COA), Member, 05/28/2014 - present

In the Media

Professional Service

  • Clinical & Translational Science Awards Consortium. Role: Chair & Member. Lifespan Domain Task Force: Early Life Exposures Working Group. 2017 - present

Internal Service

  • Associate Member, 2015 - present. service.
  • Member, 2014 - present. service.
  • Working Group on Air Pollution and Health. The goal of this program is to create a research environment that will further promote research in the area of air quality and health. This group's objective is to assess the research needs on campus for this type of health research and to identify novel priorities. Invited Member, 2014 - present. service.