• Public health epidemiology with a focus on methodological aspects of analysing surveillance and registry data, including the use probabilistic record linkage.
  • Analyses of longitudinal studies including the Swiss National Cohort (SNC), the Swiss HIV Cohort (SHCS) and the Swiss Childhood Cancer Registry (SCCR).
  • Cancer studies of various design including systematic reviews on risk factors for cancer and studies on cancer screening especially mammography.
  • Bayesian approaches for quantitative evidence synthesis.

Associate Professor of Epidemiology

Assistant Professor funded by the Swiss School of Public Health during the years 2009-2012

since 2003
Senior Scientist at the ISPM

Head of the Scientific Office and Research Promotion at the Swiss Cancer League, Bern, Switzerland

Epidemiologist in different functions at the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Bern, Switzerland

Doctoral student in the Department of Epidemiology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Hygiene and Public in Baltimore, MD, USA