Who's Who

Jacques Ferlay

Informatics Officer

Section of Cancer Information


Specialty:

Management, analysis and presentation of cancer data, Estimation of the global burden of cancer

Academic Degrees

YearDegreeMajorInstitutionTownCountry
1985French Engineering DegreeUniversité de Technologie de CompiègneCompiègneFrance
1983MScGénie biomédicalUniversité Claude Bernard Lyon ILyonFrance


Current Research Projects

  • Estimation of the global burden of cancer

  • Management, analysis and presentation of cancer data


Selected Publications

Bray F, Jemal A, Grey N, Ferlay J, Forman D. (2012) Global cancer transitions according to the Human Development Index (2008-2030): a population-based study Lancet Oncol. 2012 Jun 1.

Engholm G, Ferlay J, Christensen N, Bray F, Gjerstorff ML, Klint A, Køtlum JE, Olafsdóttir E, Pukkala E, Storm HH. (2010) NORDCAN--a Nordic tool for cancer information, planning, quality control and research Acta Oncol. Jun;49(5): 725-36.

Ferlay J, Shin HR, Bray F, Forman D, Mathers C, Parkin DM. (2010) Estimates of worldwide burden of cancer in 2008: GLOBOCAN 2008 Int J Cancer 127: 2893–2917