Susan Magasi, PhD

Title & Department

Associate Professor

Department of Department of Occupational Therapy

College of Applied Health Sciences

Research Program

Cancer Prevention And Control (CPC)

Phone: 312-996-4603


Dr. Magasi’s cancer health equity research is situated at the intersection of disability and cancer. Specifically, she is interested in understanding and addressing the needs of cancer survivors with known disabilities through mHealth enabled peer support and self-management interventions using community-based participatory and team science approaches.


PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago

Disease Focus

Breast; Head And Neck

Research Keywords

Peer Support; Self Management; Cancer Health Equity; Persons With Disabilities; Mhealth; Community-based Participatory; Qualitative Methods

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Published Research

PubMed Search

Other Link(s)

Department Webpage

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