Binnian Wei, PhD

Assistant Professor of Oncology
Department of Health Behavior
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Special Interests: 
Laboratory Sciences
Biomarkers
Tobacco exposure
Secondhand marijuana smoke exposure
Exposure assessment

Biography

Dr. Binnian Wei is currently an assistant professor at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. He earned his Ph.D. from the Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute (EOHSI), Rutgers University in 2012.  Between 2012 and 2017, he worked as a research scientist at the Tobacco and Volatiles Branch (TVB), Division of Laboratory Sciences (DLS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) of the United States. He has a broad range of research interests in laboratory sciences. His current research focuses on assessing exposure to emerging chemicals of health concern in consumables, secondhand marijuana smoke and tobacco smoke. His work has been published in Analytical Chemistry, Environmental Health Perspectives, Pediatric research, Clinica Chimica Acta, Environment International, Atmospheric environment, and JESEE.

 

Background

Education and Training: 
PhD - Rutgers University, Biomedical and Health Sciences
MS - Peking University, China; BS - Nankai University, China
Honors and Awards: 
2012 - IPA/DGUV Award, International Society of Exposure Science