Who's Who

Academic Degrees

1977DMedSciMedicineUniversity of TurkuTurkuFinland
1971MDMedicineHarvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA
1966BSEngineeringCornell UniversityIthaca, NYUSA

Current Research Projects

  • Screening programme management. Standardization of programme implementation process, planning, consultation, training, coaching, monitoring and audit

  • Update of the European Code Against Cancer

  • Evaluation of multidisciplinary management of women with newly diagnosed breast cancer

Selected Publications

Tabár L, Dean PB, Lindhe N, Ingvarsson M. The ongoing revolution in breast imaging calls for a similar revolution in breast pathology. Int J Breast Cancer. 2012;2012:489345

Tarján M, Chen HH, Tot T, Wu W, Lenngren A, Dean PB, Tabár L. Improved differentiation between ductal and acinar prostate cancer using three-dimensional histology and biomarkers. Scand J Urol Nephrol. 2012 Aug;46(4):258-66

Tabár L, Dean PB. Teaching Atlas of Mammography (4th Edition). Stuttgart: Thieme; 2011

Tabár L, Dean PB, Chen HHT, Duffy SW, Yen AM-F, Chiu SY-H. Early Detection of Breast Cancer Challenges Current Standards of Care. In: Silberman H, Silberman AW, editors. Principles and Practice of Surgical Oncology. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer, 2010, pp 276-291

Dean PB, Pamilo M. Screening mammography in Finland--1.5 million examinations with 97 percent specificity. Mammography Working Group, Radiological Society of Finland. Acta Oncol. 1999;38 Suppl 13:47-54.