Biopsychosocial Factors and Cancer: Impact on the Tumor Immune Microenvironment

Event Type:
June 7, 2022
2:00 PM ET

Event Series

OCS Director’s Series

In this June 7, 2022, OCS Director’s Series webinar, hosted in partnership with the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, Dr. Guillermo N. Armaiz-Peña discusses the interplay between psychosocial factors and the body’s immune response, with a specific focus on the impact of natural disasters on cancer survivors’ mental health.

The intended audience was researchers (translational, basic, and clinical), advocates, policymakers, and those working in public health who have an interest in survivorship and health disparities.


Guillermo N. Armaiz-Peña, PhD
Guillermo N. Armaiz-Peña, PhD

Associate Professor, Division of Pharmacology, Department of Basic Sciences, School of Medicine, Ponce Health Sciences University, Puerto Rico
Member, Division of Cancer Biology and Women’s Health, Ponce Research Institute, Puerto Rico

Last Updated
May 11, 2023