Dr. Eugenia Calle

 

 

 

 

Age: 57

 

Summary: prominent cancer researcher who served as managing director and vice president of analytic epidemiology (the study of disease in the human population) at the American Cancer Society since 1989 until her retirement just last month, who was also an adjunct professor of epidemiology at Emory University and was credited with making "important strides" in groundbreaking cancer research, including the discovery of a link between cancer and obesity.

 

 

Cause of Death: Homicide by bludgeoning

 

Born: January 5, 1952

 

Died: February 17, 2009

 

Location: Atlanta, Georgia