Kirstin Pirie joined the Cancer Epidemiology Unit in 2005, after completing an MSc in Statistics with Applications in Medicine at the University of Southampton. Kirstin works primarily on the Million Women Study and the International Collaborative Group on Hormonal Factors in Breast Cancer. Her main area of research interest concerns the effects of smoking on various health outcomes.
Heterogeneous relationships of squamous and basal cell carcinomas of the skin with smoking: the UK Million Women Study and meta-analysis of prospective studies.
Pirie K. et al, (2018), Br J Cancer, 119, 114 - 120
Heterogeneity of colorectal cancer risk by tumour characteristics: Large prospective study of UK women.
Burón Pust A. et al, (2017), Int J Cancer, 140, 1082 - 1090
Lung cancer in never smokers in the UK Million Women Study.
Pirie K. et al, (2016), Int J Cancer, 139, 347 - 354
Happiness, health, and mortality - Authors' reply.
Liu B. et al, (2016), Lancet, 388, 27 - 28
Tubal ligation and incidence of 26 site-specific cancers in the Million Women Study.
Gaitskell K. et al, (2016), Br J Cancer, 114, 1033 - 1037