Usha Menon PhD, RN, FAAN

Usha Menon PhD, RN, FAAN
ProfessorCollege of Nursingmenon.48@osu.edu
140 Newton Hall 1585 Neil Avenue Columbus Ohio 43210
Phone:614-309-6427Fax:
  • Cancer Control

Research Description

Dr. Menon's research focuses on the development and testing of tailored interventions to increase cancer screening behavior. A major emphasis of this research has been on increasing early detection among aging and vulnerable minority populations and the reduction of health disparities in cancer prevention using rigorous theory-based models of inquiry.

Current Publications

  • Porter KR, Menon U, Vick NA, Villano JL, Berbaum ML, Davis FGAssessment of clinical and nonclinical characteristics associated with health-related quality of life in patients with high-grade gliomas: a feasibility study.Support Care Cancer 22 1349-62 5/1/2014
  • Lee E, Menon U, Nandy K, Szalacha L, Kviz F, Cho Y, Miller A, Park HThe effect of a couples intervention to increase breast cancer screening among korean americans.Oncol Nurs Forum 41 E185-93 5/1/2014
  • Szalacha L, Prabhughate A, Kue J, Menon UCorrelates of colorectal cancer screening among South Asian immigrants in the United States.Cancer Nurs 37 E19-27 1/1/2014
  • Lee-Lin F, Menon U, Leo MC, Pedhiwala NFeasibility of a targeted breast health education intervention for Chinese American immigrant women.Oncol Nurs Forum 40 361-72 7/1/2013

The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) 300 W. 10th Ave. Columbus, OH 43210 Phone: 1-800-293-5066 | Email: jamesline@osumc.edu