University of Massachusetts Medical School

Boston, Massachusetts

About the Research Team:

William C. Strohsnitter, D.Sc., has been a DES Follow-up Study investigator since 1997 and became the Co-Principal Investigator at Tufts University Medical Center in 2009. Dr. Strohsnitter transferred the study operations to the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 2015. Since joining the project, Dr. Strohsnitter has directed studies of cancer incidence among men who were exposed to DES before birth and autoimmune disease among women prenatally exposed to DES. He is also interested in the effects of prenatal exposures and experiences on breast cancer occurrence.