Epidemiology & Prev Med Alfred Hospital

    Research areas

  • Women's Health, Epidemiology, Breast Cancer

Biography

Professor Robin Bell is a medical epidemiologist with over 30 years experience working in women's health. Robin is the Deputy Director of the Women's Health Program within the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine. She is also the coordinator of teaching in Population Health and Health Promotion in the undergraduate MBBS program at Monash. Robin is experienced in the design, execution and analysis of randomized trials and large cohort studies. She is currently responsible for a 5-year study of over 1600 women with their first diagnosis of invasive breast cancer (currently funded by the BUPA Health Foundation). Other research interests in relation to women at midlife include urinary incontinence, cardiovascular disease and metabolic disturbance, bone and joint health and cognitive function.

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