Erin M. Mobley, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Erin M. Mobley Ph.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor

Department: Department of Surgery
Business Phone: (904) 244-7418
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About Erin M. Mobley

Erin M. Mobley, PhD, MPH, is an assistant professor at the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville. She serves within the division of general surgery and surgical oncology in the college’s department of surgery and is a member of the UF Health Cancer Center.

Dr. Mobley is a trained health services researcher who focuses on cancer control and survivorship among children, adolescents and young adults. Her research interests include access to care, insurance coverage, financial toxicity, employment and educational attainment, clinical trials, fertility concerns and other disparities experienced by cancer survivors.

Dr. Mobley received her doctorate in health services and policy from the University of Iowa and a master’s degree in public health and a bachelor’s degree from Florida State University. Prior to joining UF Health, she completed a postdoctoral research fellowship at the Center for Young Adult Cancer Survivorship Research at the University of Southern California’s Keck School of Medicine.

Clinical Profile

  • Health Services Research


A point-of-care pilot randomized intervention to connect patients with cancer-induced financial toxicity to telehealth financial counseling.
Cancer causes & control : CCC.35(3):393-403[DOI] 10.1007/s10552-023-01794-9.[PMID] 37794203.
A Comparison of Clinical and Cost Outcomes After Pancreatectomies at a Safety-net Hospital using a National Registry.
Surgical laparoscopy, endoscopy & percutaneous techniques.33(2):184-190[DOI] 10.1097/SLE.0000000000001163.[PMID] 36971522.
A Comparison of Whipple Outcomes Between a Safety-Net Hospital and American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS-NSQIP) in African Americans.
Cureus.15(8):e43487-[DOI] 10.7759/cureus.43487.[PMID] 37588132.
Association of Medicaid expansion with 2‐year survival and time to treatment initiation in gastrointestinal cancer patients: A National Cancer Database study
Journal of Surgical Oncology.128(8):1285-1301[DOI] 10.1002/jso.27456.[PMID] .
Disparities in pediatric cancer survivorship care: A systematic review
Cancer Medicine.12(17):18281-18305[DOI] 10.1002/cam4.6426.[PMID] 37551113.
Does Fixation of the Gastric Conduit Reduce the Incidence of Gastric Volvulus After Esophagectomy?
Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract.27(12):3092-3095[DOI] 10.1007/s11605-023-05871-x.[PMID] 37940809.
Impact of Medicaid Expansion on Stage at Diagnosis for US Adults with Pancreatic Cancer: a Population-Based Study
Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities.10(6):2826-2835[DOI] 10.1007/s40615-022-01459-4.[PMID] .
Mixed methods evaluation of vaping and tobacco product use prevention interventions among youth in the Florida 4-H program.
Addictive behaviors.141():107637-[DOI] 10.1016/j.addbeh.2023.107637.[PMID] 36753933.
Clinical Trial Participation: A Qualitative Study of Adolescents and Younger Adults Recently Diagnosed with Cancer
Journal of Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology.():-[DOI] 10.1089/jayao.2022.0050.[PMID] 35900287.
Frailty and risk of mortality in older cancer survivors and adults without a cancer history: Evidence from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999‐2014
Cancer.128(15):2978-2987[DOI] 10.1002/cncr.34258.[PMID] 35608563.
Impact of Medicaid Expansion on Pancreatic Cancer: An Examination of Sociodemographic Disparity in 1-Year Survival.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons.234(1):75-84[DOI] 10.1097/XCS.0000000000000018.[PMID] 35213464.
Insurance coverage change and survivorship care among young adult survivors of childhood cancer
Health Services Research.57(1):159-171[DOI] 10.1111/1475-6773.13868.[PMID] 34378205.
Interventions to address disparities and barriers to pediatric cancer survivorship care: a scoping review
Journal of Cancer Survivorship.16(3):667-676[DOI] 10.1007/s11764-021-01060-4.[PMID] 34132984.
Long-term survival outcomes of esophageal cancer after minimally invasive Ivor Lewis esophagectomy.
World journal of surgical oncology.20(1):50-[DOI] 10.1186/s12957-022-02518-0.[PMID] 35209914.
Palliative care among adult cancer survivors: Knowledge, attitudes, and correlates.
Palliative & supportive care.20(3):342-347[DOI] 10.1017/S1478951521000961.[PMID] 34154694.
Disparities and Barriers to Pediatric Cancer Survivorship Care
Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US); AHRQ Comparative Effectiveness Technical Briefs.Report No.: 21-EHC014():-[DOI] .[PMID] 33724748.
A Retrospective Analysis of Clinical Trial Accrual of Patients Presented in a Multidisciplinary Tumor Board at a Tertiary Health Care Center and Associated Barriers.
Oncology research and treatment.43(5):196-203[DOI] 10.1159/000506840.[PMID] 32222709.
Factors Impacting Fertility Preservation in Adolescents and Young Adults with Cancer: A Retrospective Study.
Journal of adolescent and young adult oncology.9(2):208-221[DOI] 10.1089/jayao.2019.0100.[PMID] 31651207.
The Impact of Consolidating AAA on the Delivery of HCBS: Evidence From Iowa
Journal of Applied Gerontology.39(7):751-759[DOI] 10.1177/0733464818821055.[PMID] .
Differences in Advance Care Planning and Circumstances of Death for Pediatric Patients Who Do and Do Not Receive Palliative Care Consults: A Single-Center Retrospective Review of All Pediatric Deaths from 2012 to 2016.
Journal of palliative medicine.22(12):1506-1514[DOI] 10.1089/jpm.2019.0111.[PMID] 31233350.
Nonmetropolitan residence and other factors affecting clinical trial enrollment for adolescents and young adults with cancer in a US population–based study
Cancer.125(13):2283-2290[DOI] 10.1002/cncr.32038.[PMID] 30901085.
Identifying and Understanding the Gaps in Care Experienced by Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Patients at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.
Journal of adolescent and young adult oncology.7(5):592-603[DOI] 10.1089/jayao.2018.0023.[PMID] 29924681.
Distribution of Disproportionate Share Hospital Payments to Rural and Critical Access Hospitals.
Rural policy brief.2017(6):1-6[DOI] .[PMID] 29688667.

Office Information

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B.S., Rehabilitation Counseling Services
2009 · Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, USA
2012 · Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, USA
Ph.D., Health Services and Policy
2019 · University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
2020 · University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA