Binnian Wei, PhD

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


Dr. Binnian Wei joined the Department of Health Behavior, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center (Roswell Park) in 2017. He earned his Ph.D. from the Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute (EOHSI), Rutgers University in 2012. Since then, 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 biomarker development and measurement, secondhand marijuana smoke exposure, and tobacco exposure assessment. His work has been published in Analytical Chemistry, Environmental Health Perspectives, Pediatric research, Clinica Chimica Acta, ACS omega, Environment International, Atmospheric environment, JESEE. 


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