Zorana Jovanovic Andersen

Zorana Jovanovic Andersen


Primære forskningsområder

Environmental Epidemiology (air pollution, noise, urbanicity, green-space)

- long-term expsoure to air pollution and breast cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, stroke, asthma (children and elderly), COPD, lung cancer, brain cancer

- short-term exposure to air pollution (time-series and case-crossover studies) and COPD, asthma, cardiovascular disease, mortality

- long-term exposure to road traffic noise and cardiovascular disease, diabetes, breast cancer

- long-term exposure to wind turbine noise and cardiovascular disease

Mammographic Breast Density and Breast cancer Risk Factors

- Determinants of mammographic density and breast cancer (smoking, physical activity, alcohol consumption, air pollution, traffic noise)

Occupational Epidemiology

- Health effects related to shift and night shift work (diabetes, mortality, cardiovascular disease, dementia)

Aktuel forskning

- Hyperion Project - Long-term exposure to road traffic noise and risk of breast cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular disease and stroke: the Danish Nurse Cohort study

- Physical activity, air pollution and incidence of myocardial infarction: Danish Diet, Health, and Cancer cohort

- Combined effects of physical activity and diabetes: Danish Nurse Cohort and Danish Diet, Health, and Cancer cohort

- HRT use, mammographic density, and breast cancer risk: Danish Diet, Health, and Cancer cohort

- Physical activity and mammographic density in Danish Diet, Cancer and Health cohort

- Childhood BMI and risk of asthma

- Asthma and COPD overlap (ACOS): Danish Diet, Cancer and Health Study

European/International Projects:

- ESCAPE (European Study of Cohorts for Air Pollution Effects) http://www.escapeproject.eu/ project. Part of statistical core group and repsonsible for breast cancer brain tumor analyses

- ELAPSE (European Low-Level Air Pollution: A Study in Europe) http://www.elapseproject.eu/ PI for Danish Nurse Study & part of the statistical group

- TAPAS (Transportation, air pollution and physical activities; an integrated health risk assessment progamme of climate change and urban policies). http://www.tapas-program.org/ Partner, and PI for the project on effect modification of an asssociation of physical activity with mortality & morbidity by air pollution

-  ‘Health Effects of Ultrafine Particles in 8 European Cities’ (Helsinki, Rome, Augsburg, Copenhagen, Athens, Barcelona, Stockholm, London) UF&HEALTH group. Short-term exposure to ultrafine particles and risk of mortality and hospitalizations for cardiovascular & respiratory disease: joint analyses of data from eight European cities.

- New Danube Newborns health in the Danube Region: enviornment, biomonitoring, interventions and economic benefits in a large prospective mother-child cohort study

Undervisnings- og vejledningsområder

Course leader in Data Processing in Health Care / Datahåndtering
i Sundhedssektoren, 1st semestar of Masters in It & Health (Kandidat, IT & Sundhed)

Course leader in Healthinformatics (Sundhedsinformationssystemer), 3d semestar of Masters in It & Health (Kandidat, IT & Sundhed)

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