Dr. Eugenia Calle
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