Who's Who

Isabelle Soerjomataram

Scientist

Section of Cancer Surveillance


Specialty:

Descriptive Cancer Epidemiology, Health Impact Assessment, Multiple Cancers

Academic Degrees

YearDegreeMajorInstitutionTownCountry
2007PhDCancer EpidemiologyErasmus UniversityRotterdamThe
2002MScCancer EpidemiologyErasmus UniversityRotterdam
2001MDMedicineUniversity of IndonesiaJakartaIndonesia


Current Research Projects

  • The evolution of cancer in ageing society
    I Soerjomataram, D. Forman, D Bray

  • Level of development: socioeconomic inequalities and impact on cancer
    I Soerjomataram, D. Forman, F Bray with external collaborators D Conway

  • World trends in cancer incidence and mortality
    F Bray, J Lortet-Tieulent, D. Forman, J Ferlay, I Soerjomataram

  • Estimating global disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) for cancer
    I Soerjomataram, J Lortet_Tieulent, D. Forman, J Ferlay, F Bray

  • Cancers attributable to various risk factors
    I Soerjomataram, D. Forman, I Romieu, M Jenab


Selected Publications

Soerjomataram I, Parkin M, Lortet-Tieulent J, Forman D, Ferlay J, Mathers C, Bray F. (2012) Estimating and validating disability-adjusted life years at the global level: a framework for cancer. BMC Research Methodology

Liu L, de Vries E, Louwman M, Aben K, Brink M, Coebergh JW, Soerjomataram I. (2011) Prevalence of multiple malignancies in the Netherlands in 2007. Int J Cancer 128 : 1659-67

Soerjomataram I, de Vries E, Engholm G, Paludan-Mller G, Bronnum-Hansen H, Storm H, Barendregt JJ. (2010) Impact of smoking and alcohol intervention program on lung and breast EJC 46 : 2617-24