Contact Information

Assistant Professor
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Department of Behavioral Science - Unit 1330
Office Location:
1155 Herman P. Pressler Blvd.
Houston, Texas 77030

Mailing Address:
PO Box 301439
Houston, TX 77230-1439

Office: 713-563-1264



Membership Information

Membership Category:
Research Scientists

Member Since: 2015


Irene Tami-Maury, DMD, MSc, DrPH



D.M.D.    Universidad Central de Venezuela
DrPH      University of Alabama at Birmingham

About Me

My Mother, now retired, was for many years an active research scientist in the field of hematology and immunology  in my home country (Venezuela). She has always been my source of inspiration, my guide, and mentor.


Research statement

Dr. Irene Tami-Maury is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Behavioral Science at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Dr. Tami-Maury conducts research on four specific areas: 1) tobacco prevention and control in vulnerable populations (e.g., people living with HIV/AIDS, individuals infected with tuberculosis, cancer patients, immigrants, LGBT individuals); 2) non-cigarette tobacco product use; 3) dentistry's role in cancer prevention, specifically tobacco control; and 4) web-based research and e-learning/training.


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