Who's Who

Peter B. Dean

Senior Visiting Scientist

Screening Group

Academic Degrees

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

Current Research Projects

  • Update of the European Code Against Cancer

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

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

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.