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Ann Olsson Scientist
Section of Environment and Radiation

Speciality: Occupational Cancer Epidemiology
Year Degree Major Institution Country/Town
2010 PhD Medical Science Karolinska Institutet Sweden / Stockholm
1997 MPH Public Health Umeå University Sweden / Umeå
1988 RN General Nursing Vårdhögskolan Sweden / Örebro
Current Research Projects

LUCANA – lung cancer case series study in Ibadan, Nigeria
IARC (Ann Olsson, Joachim Schüz), EHS (Godson Ana), UCH (Olubunmi Ogunlade, Mudasiru Adebayo Salami, Ayorinde Folasire, Olufemi Ogunbiyi), LSHTM (Isabelle dos Santos Silva)

SYNERGY - Pooled Analysis of Case-control Studies on the Interaction of Occupational Carcinogens in the Development of Lung Cancer
IARC (Kurt Straif, Joachim Schüz, Ann Olsson), IRAS (Hans Kromhout, Roel Vermeulen), IPA (Thomas Brüning, Beate Pesch), Study PI’s, Exposure experts

Pooled analyses of survival of the glioma cases enrolled in the INTERPHONE study of the Nordic countries (ASTRO-RF).
INERIS (Anne-Sophie Villégier, Nihal Ouadah) IARC (Joachim Schüz, Isabelle Deltour, Veronique Luzon, Ann Olsson), DCS (Christoffer Johansen), KI (Maria Feychting), UTA (Anssi Auvinen)

Historical cohort study of cancer mortality following exposure to chrysotile asbestos at the Uralasbest plant in Asbest, Russian Federation.
SRIOH (Evgeny Kovalevskiy, Igor Bukhtiyarov), IARC (Joachim Schüz, Monika Moissonnier, Ann Olsson), IRAS (Hans Kromhout), NCI (Sara Schonfeld), NSWCC (Eleonora Feletto)

NORDTEST registry based case-control studies on parental exposures in relation to testicular germ cell tumours in sons in the Nordic countries
IARC (Joachim Schüz, Ann Olsson, Kayo Togawa), CLB (Béatrice Fervers), DCS (Johnni Hansen, Susanne Oksbjerg Dalton), KI (Maria Feychting), NCR (Kristina Kjaerheim), Uni Copenhagen (Niels Eric Skakkebæk), FCR (Eero Pukkala)

Selected Publications

1. Olsson AC, Vermeulen R., Schüz J., et al. Exposure Response Analyses of Asbestos and Lung Cancer Subtypes in a Pooled Analysis of Case-Control Studies in Europe and Canada. Epidemiology, 2017 March;28(2)289-300.

4. Le Cornet C, Fervers B, Pukkala E, Tynes T, Feychting M, Hansen J, Togawa K, Nordby K-C, Oksbjerg Dalton S, Uuksulainen S, Wiebert P, Woldbæk T, Skakkebæk N-E, Olsson A, Schüz J. Parental occupational exposure to organic solvents and testicular germ cell tumours (NORD-TEST study). Environmental Health Perspectives. 2017, DOI number: 10.1289/EHP864.

3. Olsson A, Maria E. Leon, Charlotte Le Cornet, Remi Beranger, Kurt Straif, Joachim Schüz. Pesticides and cancer – recent results from epidemiological studies. African Journal of Environmental Health Sciences. 2016; 3:1-13.

2. Febvey O, Joachim Schüz, Helen D Bailey, Jacqueline Clavel, Brigitte Lacour, Laurent Orsi, Tracy Lightfoot, Eve Roman, Roel Vermeulen, Hans Kromhout, Ann Olsson. Risk of central nervous system tumours in children related to parental occupational pesticide exposures in three European case-control studies. J Occup Environ Med. 2016 Oct;58(10):1046-1052.

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Published in section: WHO'S WHO

Publication date: 19 July, 2018, 11:20

Direct link: https://www.iarc.fr/staff_member/ann-olsson/

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