Mathematics academic publishes Global Burden of Disease risk assessment studies in prestigious journals
Mathematics academic, Dr Elvynna Leong has made significant contributions to risk assessment studies of Global Burden Disease (GBD), an international work of fundamental importance as these publications are considered in policy settings by the World Health Organization and other countries around the world. Her recent work with GBD collaborators has been published in The Lancet Respiratory Medicine (IF 30.700), Jama Oncology (IF 31.78) and The Lancet Oncology (IF 41.316) journals:
Ebrahimi H, Aryan Z, Moghaddam SS, et al (2021). Global, regional, and national burden of respiratory tract cancers and associated risk factors from 1990 to 2019: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019. The Lancet Respiratory Medicine, 9(9): 1030-1049.
Alvarez EM, Force LM, Xu R, et al (2022). The global burden of adolescent and young adult cancer in 2019: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019. The Lancet Oncology, 23(1): 27-52.
Kocarnik JM, Compton K, Dean FE, (2021). Cancer Incidence, Mortality, Years of Life Lost, Years Lived With Disability, and Disability-Adjusted Life Years for 29 Cancer Groups From 2010 to 2019:A Systematic Analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019. JAMA Oncology. Published online December 30, 2021.
Dr Elvynna Leong, an academic in the Mathematical Sciences Programme, Faculty of Science, UBD, made significant contributions to risk assessment studies of Global Burden of Diseases.