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Chris Vukadinovich, MS

Chris Vukadinovich, MS

Director, Databases and Systems


Department

Epidemiology and Cancer Control


Contact Information

Chris Vukadinovich, MS, CCRP
Epidemiology and Cancer Control
MS 735, Room S-5040
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place
Memphis, TN 38105-3678
Email: Chris.vukadinovich@stjude.org
Phone: (901) 595-4686
FAX: (901) 595-5845

Education

BS - University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee
MS - University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee


Current Research

Childhood Cancer Survivor Study (CCSS), Co-Investigator
Establishment of a Lifetime Cohort of Adults Surviving Childhood Cancer (SJLIFE), Co-Investigator
Comparison of Risk Factors Associated with Tobacco Use Between Adolescent Cancer Patients and Healthy Adolescents (SMOKN2), Co-Investigator


Selected Publications

Collins AC, Ward KD, Mirza B, Slawson DL, McClanahan BS, Vukadinovich CM. Comparison of nutritional intake in US adolescent swimmers and non-athletes. Health 4(10):873-880, 2012.

Tyc VL, Lensing S, Vukadinovich CM, Hovell MF. Can Parents of Children with Cancer Accurately Report their Child’s Passive Smoking Exposure (PSE)? Nicotine & Tobacco Research 11:1289-95, 2009.

Mehlenbeck RS, Ward KD, Klesges RC, Vukadinovich CM. A pilot intervention to increase calcium intake in female collegiate athletes. Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 14:18-29, 2004.

Ward KD, Hunt KM, Berg MB, Slawson DA, Vukadinovich CM, McClanahan BS, Clemens LH. Reliability and validity of a brief questionnaire to assess calcium intake in female collegiate athletes. Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 14:209-21, 2004.

McClanahan BS, Harmon-Clayton K, Ward KD, Klesges RC, Vukadinovich CM, Cantler ED. Side-to-side comparisons of bone mineral density in upper and lower limbs of collegiate athletes. J Strength Cond Res 16:586-90, 2002.

McClanahan BS, Ward KD, Vukadinovich CM, Klesges RC, Chitwood L, Kinzey SJ, Brown S, Frate D. Bone mineral density in triathletes over a competitive season. J Sport Sciences 20:463-469, 2002.

Leachman SD, McClanahan BS, Clemens LH, Ward KD, Klesges RC, Vukadinovich CM, Cantler ED. Food sources of calcium in a sample of African-American an Euro-American collegiate athletes. Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 11:199-208, 2001.

Peterson BA, Klesges RC, Kaufman EM, Cooper TV, Vukadinovich CM. The effects of an educational intervention on calcium intake and bone mineral content in young women with low calcium intake. Am J Health Promot 14:149-56, 2000.