Professor Lin Fritschi

Professor Lin Fritschi is a cancer epidemiologist with a focus on occupational causes of cancer.  She has led many large case-control and cohort studies investigating occupational hazards as well as non-occupational causes of cancer and occupational causes of other chronic health conditions. She is particularly interested in improving the way we assess historical exposure to chemicals at work and has developed a web-based application (OccIDEAS) to assist in this task (www.occideas.org).  She has published over 300 peer-reviewed publications in national and international journals and is a John Curtin Distinguished Professor at Curtin University.