Who's Who

Jacques Ferlay

Informatics Officer

Section of Cancer Surveillance


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

  • Management, analysis and presentation of cancer data

  • Estimation of the global burden of cancer


Selected Publications

Ferlay J, Soerjomataram I, Dikshit R, Eser S, Mathers C, Rebelo M, Parkin DM, Forman D, Bray, F (2014) Cancer incidence and mortality worldwide: sources, methods and major patterns in GLOBOCAN 2012. Int J Cancer.

Ferlay J., Steliarova-Foucher E., Lortet-Tieulent J., Rosso S., Coebergh J.W., Comber H., Forman D., Bray F (2013) Cancer incidence and mortality patterns in Europe: estimates for 40 countries in 2012. European journal of cancer; 2013; 49(6): 1374-1403

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. Aug;13(8):790-801

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