Alecia Malin Fair, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor
Faculty Appointments
Research Assistant Professor of Medicine
Ph.D., University of South Carolina, Columbia, South CarolinaM.S., State University of New York, Buffalo, New YorkB.S., State University of New York, Syracuse, New YorkB.A., State University of New York, Buffalo, New York
Office Address
Meharry Medical College 1005 D.B. Todd Jr. Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37208
Fair AM, Beckwitt AE, Wujcik D, Wilkins CH, Halmon U, Disher A, Champion VL. Provider Perspectives of the Complexities of Follow-Up of Abnormal Mammographic Findings. J Am Coll Radiol [print-electronic]. 2017 Sep; 14(9): 1190-3. PMID: 28579195, PII: S1546-1440(17)30482-9, DOI: 10.1016/j.jacr.2017.04.013, ISSN: 1558-349X.

Fair AM, Lewis TJ, Sanderson M, Dupont WD, Fletcher S, Egan KM, Disher AC. Increased vitamin D and calcium intake associated with reduced mammographic breast density among premenopausal women. Nutr Res [print-electronic]. 2015 Oct; 35(10): 851-7. PMID: 26321093, PMCID: PMC4579012, PII: S0271-5317(15)00180-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.nutres.2015.07.004, ISSN: 1879-0739.

Yin HL, Gabrilove J, Jackson R, Sweeney C, Fair AM, Toto R, . Sustaining the Clinical and Translational Research Workforce: Training and Empowering the Next Generation of Investigators. Acad Med. 2015 Jul; 90(7): 861-5. PMID: 26414054, PMCID: PMC4587496, PII: 00001888-201507000-00012, DOI: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000000758, ISSN: 1938-808X.

Sanderson M, O'Hara H, Foderingham N, Dupont WD, Shu XO, Peterson N, Fair AM, Disher AC. Type 2 diabetes and mammographic breast density among underserved women. Cancer Causes Control [print-electronic]. 2015 Feb; 26(2): 303-9. PMID: 25421380, PMCID: PMC4301990, PII: 10.1007/s10552-014-0502-3, DOI: 10.1007/s10552-014-0502-3, ISSN: 1573-7225.

Cui Y, Deming-Halverson SL, Shrubsole MJ, Beeghly-Fadiel A, Fair AM, Sanderson M, Shu XO, Kelley MC, Zheng W. Associations of hormone-related factors with breast cancer risk according to hormone receptor status among white and African American women. Clin. Breast Cancer [print-electronic]. 2014 Dec; 14(6): 417-25. PMID: 24970715, PMCID: PMC4253543, PII: S1526-8209(14)00085-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.clbc.2014.04.003, ISSN: 1938-0666.

Cui Y, Deming-Halverson SL, Shrubsole MJ, Beeghly-Fadiel A, Cai H, Fair AM, Shu XO, Zheng W. Use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and reduced breast cancer risk among overweight women. Breast Cancer Res. Treat [print-electronic]. 2014 Jul; 146(2): 439-46. PMID: 24986698, PMCID: PMC4130355, DOI: 10.1007/s10549-014-3030-7, ISSN: 1573-7217.

Cui Y, Deming-Halverson SL, Beeghly-Fadiel A, Lipworth L, Shrubsole MJ, Fair AM, Shu XO, Zheng W. Interactions of hormone replacement therapy, body weight, and bilateral oophorectomy in breast cancer risk. Clin. Cancer Res [print-electronic]. 2014 Mar 3/1/2014; 20(5): 1169-78. PMID: 24423614, PMCID: PMC3972811, PII: 1078-0432.CCR-13-2094, DOI: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-13-2094, ISSN: 1078-0432.

Begg MD, Crumley G, Fair AM, Martina CA, McCormack WT, Merchant C, Patino-Sutton CM, Umans JG. Approaches to preparing young scholars for careers in interdisciplinary team science. J. Investig. Med. 2014 Jan; 62(1): 14-25. PMID: 24169319, PMCID: PMC3970261, DOI: 10.2310/JIM.0000000000000021, ISSN: 1708-8267.

Fair AM, Monahan PO, Russell K, Zhao Q, Champion VL. The interaction of perceived risk and benefits and the relationship to predicting mammography adherence in African American women. Oncol Nurs Forum. 2012 Jan; 39(1): 53-60. PMID: 22201655, PMCID: PMC3721522, PII: 1862U27620522767, DOI: 10.1188/12.ONF.53-60, ISSN: 1538-0688.

Fu Z, Deming SL, Fair AM, Shrubsole MJ, Wujcik DM, Shu XO, Kelley M, Zheng W. Well-done meat intake and meat-derived mutagen exposures in relation to breast cancer risk: the Nashville Breast Health Study. Breast Cancer Res. Treat [print-electronic]. 2011 Oct; 129(3): 919-28. PMID: 21537933, PMCID: PMC3775710, DOI: 10.1007/s10549-011-1538-7, ISSN: 1573-7217.

Cai Q, Wen W, Qu S, Li G, Egan KM, Chen K, Deming SL, Shen H, Shen CY, Gammon MD, Blot WJ, Matsuo K, Haiman CA, Khoo US, Iwasaki M, Santella RM, Zhang L, Fair AM, Hu Z, Wu PE, Signorello LB, Titus-Ernstoff L, Tajima K, Henderson BE, Chan KY, Kasuga Y, Newcomb PA, Zheng H, Cui Y, Wang F, Shieh YL, Iwata H, Le Marchand L, Chan SY, Shrubsole MJ, Trentham-Dietz A, Tsugane S, Garcia-Closas M, Long J, Li C, Shi J, Huang B, Xiang YB, Gao YT, Lu W, Shu XO, Zheng W. Replication and functional genomic analyses of the breast cancer susceptibility locus at 6q25.1 generalize its importance in women of chinese, Japanese, and European ancestry. Cancer Res [print-electronic]. 2011 Feb 2/15/2011; 71(4): 1344-55. PMID: 21303983, PMCID: PMC3083305, PII: 0008-5472.CAN-10-2733, DOI: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-10-2733, ISSN: 1538-7445.

Zheng W, Long J, Gao YT, Li C, Zheng Y, Xiang YB, Wen W, Levy S, Deming SL, Haines JL, Gu K, Fair AM, Cai Q, Lu W, Shu XO. Genome-wide association study identifies a new breast cancer susceptibility locus at 6q25.1. Nat. Genet [print-electronic]. 2009 Mar; 41(3): 324-8. PMID: 19219042, PMCID: PMC2754845, PII: ng.318, DOI: 10.1038/ng.318, ISSN: 1546-1718.

Wujcik D, Fair AM. Barriers to diagnostic resolution after abnormal mammography: a review of the literature. Cancer Nurs. 2008 Sep; 31(5): E16-30. PMID: 18772653, PII: 00002820-200809000-00015, DOI: 10.1097/01.NCC.0000305764.96732.45, ISSN: 1538-9804.