Who's Who

Catherine Sauvaget


Screening Group



Academic Degrees

1998PhDEpidemiologyTohoku UniversitySendaiJapan
1992MDMedecineRennes UniversityRennesFrance

Current Research Projects

  • Meta-analysis of the effectiveness of cryotherapy in the treatment of cervical precancerous lesions
    Sauvaget, Muwonge

  • Determinants of cancer survival rates in low- and medium-income countries

  • Body mass index, breast density and risk of breast cancer in India
    Sauvaget, Ramadas, Sankaranarayanan

Selected Publications

Sauvaget C, Nene BM, Jayant K, Kelkar R, Malvi SG, Shastri SS, Sankaranarayanan R (2011) Prevalence and determinants of high-risk human papillomavirus infection in middle-aged Indian women Sex Transm Dis.;38(10) : 902-6

Sauvaget C, Fayette JM, Muwonge R, Wesley R, Sankaranarayanan R. (2011) Accuracy of visual inspection with acetic acid for cervical cancer screening Int J Gynaecol Obstet.;113(1) : 14-24

Sauvaget C, Ramadas K, Thomas G, Thara S, Sankaranarayanan R. (2010) Prognosis criteria of casual systolic and diastolic blood pressure values in a prospective study in India Epidemiol Community Health.;64(4) : 366-72

Ramadas K, Sauvaget C, Thomas G, Fayette JM, Thara S, Sankaranarayanan R. (2010) Effect of tobacco chewing, tobacco smoking and alcohol on all-cause and cancer mortality: A cohort study from Trivandrum, India Cancer Epidemiol.;34(4) : 405-12

Sauvaget C, Ramadas K, Thomas G, Vinoda J, Thara S, Sankaranarayanan R (2008) Body mass index, weight change and mortality risk in a prospective study in India. Int J Epidemiol.;37(5) : 990-1004

Scientific Societies Membership

Japanese Epidemiology Association
International Epidemiology Association
Association des Epidémiologistes de Langue Française

Prizes, Honours

Fellowship from the Japanese Ministry of Education