Who's Who

Helen Bailey

Postdoctoral Fellow

Section of Environment and Radiation


Academic Degrees

YearDegreeMajorInstitutionTownCountry
2011Doctor of PhilosophyThe University of Western Australia, Western AustraliaPerthAustralia
1998MasterPublic HealthThe University of Western Australia, Western AustraliaPerthAustralia
1988Bachelor of Health Science (Nursing), HonoursEdith Cowan UniversityPerthAustralia


Current Research Projects

  • The association between pesticide and paint exposures and the risk of childhood leukaemia; Analyses of Childhood Leukemia International Consortium pooled data
    Helen D Bailey, Logan G. Spector, Eve Roman, Jacqueline Clavel, Patricia A. Buffler, Claire Infante-Rivard, Elizabeth Milne, Maria S. Pombo-de-Oliveira, Eleni Petridou, John D. Dockerty, ,Joachim Schüz on behalf of the Childhood Leukemia International Consortium


Selected Publications

Bailey HD, Milne E, de Klerk NH, Fritschi L, Attia J, Scott RJ, Smibert E, Armstrong BK for the Aus-ALL Consortium. (2011) Exposure to professional pest control treatments and the risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia Int J Cancer129 : 1678-1688

Bailey HD, Milne E, de Klerk N, Fritschi L, Attia J, Cole C, Armstrong BK for the Aus-ALL Consortium (2011) Exposure to house painting and the use of floor treatments and the risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Int J Cancer128 : 2405-2414

Bailey HD, de Klerk NH, Fritschi L, Attia J, Daubenton JD, Armstrong BK, Milne,E.; for the Aus-ALL Consortium (2011) Refuelling of vehicles, the use of wood burners and the risk of acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in childhood. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 25 : 528-39

Bailey HD, Milne E, de Klerk NH, Fritschi L, Attia J, Lockwood L, Armstrong BK, The Australian Study of Causes of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia in Children Consortium. (2010) Exposure to diagnostic radiological procedures and the risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Cancer EpidemiolBiomarkers Prev 19 : 2897-909

Bailey HD, Milne E, de Klerk N, Fritschi L, Bower C,Attia J, Armstrong B for the Aus-ALL Consortium (2010) Representativeness of child controls recruited by random digit dialing Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24 : 293-302

Scientific Societies Membership

Australasian Epidemiological Association
Public Health Association of Australia