Monthly Lecture Series
DATE: Monday, March 26, 2018
TIME: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Fred Hutch, Arnold Building, Room M1-A307
Cancer during the epidemiological and demographic transition — Findings from the Global Burden of Disease Study
Christina Fitzmaurice, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation
Analysis of the composition of cancers by different levels of development reveals clear differences etween countries. Dr. Christina Fitzmaurice from IHME will present the results from the Global Burden of Disease study that show the sociodemographic effect on cancer burden over time and discuss the applicability of these findings.