Angela Balkwill works as a statistical programmer at the Cancer Epidemiology Unit. She works principally on the Million Women Study, including linkage to hospital record data (Hospital Episode Statistics and the Scottish Morbidity Records), and on the international collaborations on breast, endometrial and ovarian cancers. Angela joined the Unit in 1995; prior to that, she alternated working with Professor Leo Kinlen at the Cancer Research Campaign Epidemiology Unit in Oxford, with teaching mathematics in Papua New Guinea.
The role of health-related behavioural factors in accounting for inequalities in coronary heart disease risk by education and area deprivation: prospective study of 1.2 million UK women
Floud SK. et al, (2016), BMC Medicine
Hypertension in pregnancy and risk of coronary heart disease and stroke: a prospective study in a large UK cohort
Canoy D. et al, International Journal of Cardiology