Cancer Epidemiology: Venn Group

Research in the Cancer Epidemiology group uses population-based studies and disease registers to improve understanding of the causes and prevention of cancer.

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Senior Members

  • Professor Alison Venn

Team Members

  • Mr Petr Otahal (Biostatistician/Genetic Statistician)
  • Krystyna Jackman (Administrative Officer)
  • Pam Whelan (Administrative Assistant)

Internal Collaborators

  • Associate Professor Leigh Blizzard (Principal Research Fellow)

External Collaborators

  • Professor Terry Dwyer
  • Murdoch Children's Research Institute
  • Leah Newman

Related Publications

  • Begg CB, Hummer AJ, Mujumdar U, Armstrong BK, Kricker A, Marrett LD, Millikan RC, Gruber SB, Culver HA, Zanetti R, Gallagher RP, *Dwyer T, Rebbeck TR, Busam K, From L, Berwick M, GEM Study Group. A design for cancer case-control studies using only incident cases: experience with the GEM study of melanoma. Int J Epidemiol 2006; 35: 756-64.

* Denotes Menzies Researcher