Who's Who

Eva Steliarova-Foucher


Section of Cancer Surveillance



Academic Degrees

1994PhDOncologySlovak Academy of SciencesBratislavaSlovakia
1989MScMedical StatisticsLondon School of Hygiene and Tropical MedicineLondonUK
1986RNDrMathematics and BiologyComenius UniversityBratislavaCzechoslovakia

Current Research Projects

  • International Incidence of Childhood Cancer, volume 3 (IICC-3, http://iicc.iarc.fr). A project of IARC and International Association of Cancer Registries (IACR) with a support from Union for International Cancer Control (UICC)

  • European Network for Cancer Research in Children and Adolescents (ENCCA, http://www.encca.eu/) EU FP7 Network of Excellence
    PI of the IARC contribution

  • PanCare Childhood and Adolescent Cancer Survivor Care and Follow-Up Studies (PanCareSurFup) EU FP7 Collaborative project (http://www.pancaresurfup.eu/) with 17 beneficiaries
    PI of the IARC contribution

  • Automated Childhood Cancer System (ACCIS, http://accis.iarc.fr/). IARC collaborative project with participation of the European cancer registries and co-funded in the past by the EU, Canceropole Clara (France) and the German Ministry of Health

Selected Publications

Steliarova-Foucher E, Stiller C, Colombet M, Kaatsch P, Zanetti R, Peris-Bonet R. Registration of childhood cancer: Moving towards pan-European coverage? (2015) Eur J Cancer. pii: S0959-8049(15)00225-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2015.03.009. [Epub ahead of print]

Steliarova-Foucher E, O Callaghan M, Ferlay J, Masuyer E, Rosso S, Forman D, Bray F, Comber H. The European Cancer Observatory: A new data resource (2014) Eur J Cancer. pii: S0959-8049(14)00100-2. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2014.01.027. [Epub ahead of print]

Magrath I, Steliarova-Foucher E, Epelman S, Ribeiro RC, Harif M, Li CK, Kebudi R, Macfarlane SD, Howard SC. Paediatric cancer in low-income and middle-income countries (2013) Lancet Oncol. ;14(3):e104-16. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(13)70008-1. Epub 2013 Feb 20.

Steliarova-Foucher E, Coebergh JW, Kaatsch P, Pritchard-Jones K, Stiller C (Eds.) Cancer in Children and Adolescents in Europe. (2006) Eur J Cancer; 42 : 1913-2190

Steliarova-Foucher E, Stiller CA, Lacour B, Kaatsch P International Classification of Childhood Cancer, Third Edition. (2005) Cancer; 103 : 1457-67