Senior Visiting Scientist
Infections and Cancer Epidemiology Group
|1998||PhD||Epidemiology||University of Oxford||Oxford||UK|
|1991||MBBS||Medicine||University of London||London||UK|
Current Research Projects
- The Epidemiology of Oncogenic Viruses in Uganda
- Retinoblastoma in Uganda Epidemiology, Survival and Management
- Infections and Cancer among Children in sub-Saharan Africa
- Risk factors for mother-to-child transmission of oncogenic viruses in sub-Saharan Africa
- Comparative Epidemiology of Haematological Cancers in Uganda and in the UK
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Selected PublicationsWaddell K, Kwehangana J, Johnston WT, Lucas S, Newton R. A case-control study of ocular surface squamous neoplasia (OSSN) in Uganda. (2010) Int J Cancer 127: 427-32.
Casabonne D, Lally A, Mitchell L, Michael KM, Waterboer T, Pawlita M, Imko-Walczuk B, Wojnarowska F, Proby C, Harwood C, Newton R. A case-control study of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma among Caucasian organ transplant recipients: the role of antibodies against human papillomavirus (HPV) and other risk factors. (2009) Int J Cancer 125: 1935-1945.
Mutalima N, Molyneux E, Jaffe H, Liomba N, Borgstein E, Mkandawire N, Nkume H, Kamiza S, Carpenter L, Newton R. Evidence of associations between Burkitt lymphoma among children in Malawi and infection with HIV, EBV and malaria: results from a case-control study. (2008) PLoS ONE 3(6): e2505.
Newton R, Carpenter L, Casabonne D, Beral V, Babiker A, Darbyshire J, Weller I, Weiss R, Kwan A, Bourboulia D, Munoz F, Lagos D, Boshoff C. A prospective study of Kaposis sarcoma-associated herpesvirus and Epstein Barr virus in adults with human immunodeficiency virus-1. (2006) Br J Cancer 94(10): 1504-1509.
Newton R,, Ziegler J, Beral V, Mbidde E, Carpenter L, Wabinga H, Mbulataiye S, Appleby P, Reeves G, Jaffe H and the Uganda Kaposis Sarcoma Study Group. A case-control study of human immunodeficiency virus infection and cancer in adults and children residing in Kampala, Uganda. (2001) Int J Cancer 92: 622-627.