SC Markt

Sarah C. Markt, ScD, MPH

Assistant Professor | 216.368.4526 | Wolstein Research Bldg. 6132


Sc.D. Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, 2014
M.P.H. Epidemiology, George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health, 2009
B.S. Biological Sciences, Cornell University, 2005

Research Interests

Integrating molecular, lifestyle and clinical epidemiology to study risk factors for initiation and progression of cancer.
Investigating pathways of circadian rhythm disruption as a risk factor for prostate cancer.
Assessing the clinical utility of using tumor genomic markers for GU cancer outcomes.

Professional Memberships

American Association for Cancer Research
Women in Cancer Research
Society for Epidemiologic Research

Recent Publications

  1. AlDubayan, SH, Pyle, LC, Gamulin, M, Kulis, T, Moore, ND, Taylor-Weiner, A, Hamid, AA, Reardon, B, Wubbenhorst, B, Godse, R, Vaughn, DJ, Jacobs, LA, Meien, S, Grgic, M, Kastelan, Z, Markt, SC, Damrauer, SM, Rader, DJ, Kember, RL, Loud, JT, Kanetsky, PA, Greene, MH, Sweeney, CJ, Kubisch, C, Nathanson, KL, Van Allen, EM, Stewart, DR, Lessel, D, Regeneron Genetics Center (RGC) Research Team. Association of Inherited Pathogenic Variants in Checkpoint Kinase 2 (CHEK2) With Susceptibility to Testicular Germ Cell Tumors. JAMA Oncol 2019; : . PubMed PMID:30676620 .
  2. Hamid, AA, Markt, SC, Vicier, C, McDermott, K, Richardson, P, Ho, VT, Sweeney, CJ. Autologous Stem-Cell Transplantation Outcomes for Relapsed Metastatic Germ-Cell Tumors in the Modern Era. Clin Genitourin Cancer 2019; 17 (1): 58-64.e1. PubMed PMID:30309761 .
  3. Robinson, CD, Gonzalez-Feliciano, A, Mucci, LA, Markt, SC. Smoking cessation among men following cancer diagnosis: a matched cohort study. J Cancer Surviv 2018; 12 (6): 786-793. PubMed PMID:30302603 .
  4. Pernar, CH, Ebot, EM, Pettersson, A, Graff, RE, Giunchi, F, Ahearn, TU, Gonzalez-Feliciano, AG, Markt, SC, Wilson, KM, Stopsack, KH, Gazeeva, E, Lis, RT, Parmigiani, G, Rimm, EB, Finn, SP, Giovannucci, EL, Fiorentino, M, Mucci, LA. A Prospective Study of the Association between Physical Activity and Risk of Prostate Cancer Defined by Clinical Features and TMPRSS2:ERG. Eur. Urol. 2018; : . PubMed PMID:30301696 PubMed Central PMC6451672.
  5. Tsang, SH, Peisch, SF, Rowan, B, Markt, SC, Gonzalez-Feliciano, AG, Sutcliffe, S, Platz, EA, Mucci, LA, Ebot, EM. Association between Trichomonas vaginalis and prostate cancer mortality. Int. J. Cancer 2019; 144 (10): 2377-2380. PubMed PMID:30242839 PubMed Central PMC6430694.
  6. Preston, MA, Gerke, T, Carlsson, SV, Signorello, L, Sjoberg, DD, Markt, SC, Kibel, AS, Trinh, QD, Steinwandel, M, Blot, W, Vickers, AJ, Lilja, H, Mucci, LA, Wilson, KM. Baseline Prostate-specific Antigen Level in Midlife and Aggressive Prostate Cancer in Black Men. Eur. Urol. 2019; 75 (3): 399-407. PubMed PMID:30237027 PubMed Central PMC6390280.
  7. Michael, J, Howard, LE, Markt, SC, De Hoedt, A, Bailey, C, Mucci, LA, Freedland, SJ, Allott, EH. Early-Life Alcohol Intake and High-Grade Prostate Cancer: Results from an Equal-Access, Racially Diverse Biopsy Cohort. Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 2018; 11 (10): 621-628. PubMed PMID:30139875 .
  8. Barber, L, Gerke, T, Markt, SC, Peisch, SF, Wilson, KM, Ahearn, T, Giovannucci, E, Parmigiani, G, Mucci, LA. Family History of Breast or Prostate Cancer and Prostate Cancer Risk. Clin. Cancer Res. 2018; 24 (23): 5910-5917. PubMed PMID:30082473 PubMed Central PMC6279573.
  9. Allott, EH, Markt, SC, Howard, LE, Vidal, AC, Moreira, DM, Castro-Santamaria, R, Andriole, GL, Mucci, LA, Freedland, SJ. Geographic Differences in Baseline Prostate Inflammation and Relationship with Subsequent Prostate Cancer Risk: Results from the Multinational REDUCE Trial. Cancer Epidemiol. Biomarkers Prev. 2018; 27 (7): 783-789. PubMed PMID:29669727 PubMed Central PMC6035080.
  10. Huang, T, Lin, BM, Markt, SC, Stampfer, MJ, Laden, F, Hu, FB, Tworoger, SS, Redline, S. Sex differences in the associations of obstructive sleep apnoea with epidemiological factors. Eur. Respir. J. 2018; 51 (3): . PubMed PMID:29449424 PubMed Central PMC6110385.
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