Cheryl Oncken, MD, MPH

Professor, Medicine/OBGYN, UConn Health (Affiliate)

Research Overview

Topics of interest include research on tobacco addiction, other drug abuse, genetics, women’s health. I am interested in treatment studies of pharmacotherapy to treat addiction. I am working on project to examine the impact of new tobacco warnings in pregnant smokers, collaborating with Dr. Leslie Snyder and Dr. Cloutier.


B.S. Genetics-1984, University of Wisconsin, Madison
M.D.–1988, University of Wisconsin, Madison
1994–Masters in Public Health, University of Minnesota

Recent Publications

Contact Information
Mailing AddressUniversity of Connecticut Health Center
263 Farmington Avenue, MC 3850
Farmington, CT 06030-3805