UTHSCSA Faculty Profiles v1.0

Hughes, Daniel C.

School of Medicine
Epidemiology & Biostatistics
(210) 562-6500

My research focus in on bio-behavioral interventions for cancer prevention and control with an emphasis on culturally adapting and motivationally tailoring exercise interventions targeting Latino cancer populations. I am a doctorally trained Ph.D. in Kinesiology with a sport and exercise psychology specialty. I am also an American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Certified Clinical Exercise Physiologist. I enjoy teaching, lecturing and publishing on health, health behaviors and cancer prevention.

8/2017 - Present Adjunct Assistant Professor Rice University, Kinesiology, Houston, TX
1/2016 - Present Adjunct Position Sam Houston State University, Department of Population Health, Huntsville, TX
7/2015 - Present Adjunct Assistant Professor Institute for Health Promotion Research, Epidemiology & Biostatistics, San Antonio, TX