Andreas Stang, MD
Adjunct Professor
Boston University School of Public Health

MD, University of Cologne
MPH, Boston University School of Public Health

Prof. Andreas Stang MPH born in 1965, studied Medicine and finished his MD degree in 1992 at Free University of Berlin. He worked as a clinician from 1992 through 1994. Thereafter, he studied Public Health (MPH) (focus: epidemiology and biostatistics) at Boston University with Kenneth J Rothman and Charles Poole from 1995 through 1996. He was working as an epidemiologist at University of Essen from 1996 through 2004. Prof. Stang has been certified as an experienced epidemiologist by the German Society of Epidemiology (DGEPI) in 2000. From 2004 through 2014, he was professor of clinical epidemiology at University of Halle. Since 2009, he was director of the Institute of Clinical Epidemiology at University of Halle. In 2014, Prof. Stang became Professor of Epidemiology at the Medical Faculty, University of Duisburg-Essen, University Hospital of Essen and became director of the Center of Clinical Epidemiology. He is one of the editors of the European Journal of Epidemiology. Besides teaching at the Medical School, he teaches cancer epidemiology (3-day course) at the School of Public Health at University of Düsseldorf annually. Furthermore, he teaches a 10-day course of epidemiologic methods at Berlin School of Public Health. He also teaches within the MSE program at University of Mainz. Prof. Stang has more than 170 peer-reviewed contributions (Medline) as first, co-author or last author. His major research topics are cancer epidemiology especially cancer registry epidemiology, cardiovascular epidemiology, and epidemiologic methods. Since 2012, he is adjunct professor of epidemiology at the Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Boston University.

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  1. Mikolajczyk R, Diexer S, Klee B, Pfrommer L, Purschke O, Fricke J, Ahnert P, Gabrysch S, Gottschick C, Bohn B, Brenner H, Buck C, Castell S, Gastell S, Greiser KH, Harth V, Heise JK, Holleczek B, Kaaks R, Keil T, Krist L, Leitzmann M, Lieb W, Meinke-Franze C, Michels KB, Velásquez IM, Obi N, Panreck L, Peters A, Pischon T, Schikowski T, Schmidt B, Standl M, Stang A, Völzke H, Weber A, Zeeb H, Karch A. Likelihood of Post-COVID Condition in people with hybrid immunity; data from the German National Cohort (NAKO). J Infect. 2024 Jun 17; 89(2):106206. PMID: 38897239
  2. Stang A, Möller L, Wellmann I, Claaßen K, Kajüter H, Ugurel S, Becker JC. Incidence and Relative Survival of Patients with Merkel Cell Carcinoma in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, 2008-2021. Cancers (Basel). 2024 Jun 06; 16(11). PMID: 38893275; PMCID: PMC11171844; DOI: 10.3390/cancers16112158;
  3. Becker JC, Stang A, Schrama D, Ugurel S. Merkel Cell Carcinoma: Integrating Epidemiology, Immunology, and Therapeutic Updates. Am J Clin Dermatol. 2024 Jul; 25(4):541-557. PMID: 38649621; PMCID: PMC11193695; DOI: 10.1007/s40257-024-00858-z;
  4. Holz A, Obi N, Ahrens W, Berger K, Bohn B, Brenner H, Fischer B, Fricke J, Führer A, Gastell S, Greiser KH, Harth V, Heise JK, Holleczek B, Keil T, Klett-Tammen CJ, Leitzmann M, Lieb W, Meinke-Franze C, Michels KB, Mikolajczyk R, Nimptsch K, Peters A, Pischon T, Riedel O, Schikowski T, Schipf S, Schmidt B, Schulze MB, Stang A, Hellwig K, Riemann-Lorenz K, Heesen C, Becher H. Childhood and adolescence factors and multiple sclerosis: results from the German National Cohort (NAKO). BMC Neurol. 2024 Apr 13; 24(1):123. PMID: 38614986; PMCID: PMC11015562; DOI: 10.1186/s12883-024-03620-4;
  5. Stein MJ, Fischer B, Bohmann P, Ahrens W, Berger K, Brenner H, Günther K, Harth V, Heise JK, Karch A, Klett-Tammen CJ, Koch-Gallenkamp L, Krist L, Lieb W, Meinke-Franze C, Michels KB, Mikolajczyk R, Nimptsch K, Obi N, Peters A, Pischon T, Schipf S, Schmidt B, Stang A, Thierry S, Willich SN, Wirkner K, Leitzmann MF, Sedlmeier AM. Differences in Anthropometric Measures Based on Sex, Age, and Health Status. Dtsch Arztebl Int. 2024 Apr 05; 121(7):207-213. PMID: 38377337
  6. Diener HC, Grosse GM, Hüsing A, Stang A, Kuklik N, Brinkmann M, Maurer GD, Soda H, Pohlmann C, Hilker-Roggendorf R, Popovic N, Kraft P, Mackert BM, Eschenfelder CC, Weimar C. Efficacy and safety of oral factor Xa inhibitors versus vitamin-K antagonists in the early phase after acute ischemic stroke or TIA in the real-world setting: The PRODAST study. Eur Stroke J. 2024 Apr 03; 23969873241242239. PMID: 38567789
  7. Al Rifai M, Al-Mallah MH, Blaha MJ, Patel J, McEvoy JW, Nasir K, Shahid I, Patel KV, Sharma G, Marrugat J, Tizon-Marcos H, Erbel R, Stang A, Jöckel KH, Lehmann N, Schramm S, Schmidt B, Blumenthal RS, Virani SS, Nambi V, Cainzos-Achirica M. Epidemiology and Prognostic Implications of Coronary Artery Calcium in Asymptomatic Individuals With Prediabetes: A Multicohort Study. Diabetes Care. 2024 Apr 01; 47(4):698-706. PMID: 38329795
  8. Stolpe S, Kowall B, Werdan K, Zeymer U, Bestehorn K, Weber MA, Schneider S, Stang A. Correction: OECD indicator 'AMI 30-day mortality' is neither comparable between countries nor suitable as indicator for quality of acute care. Clin Res Cardiol. 2024 Apr; 113(4):651. PMID: 37991503; PMCID: PMC10954853; DOI: 10.1007/s00392-023-02342-w;
  9. Kraus AL, Rabe E, Kowall B, Schuldt K, Bock E, Stang A, Jöckel KH, Pannier F. Differences in risk profile associated with varicose veins and chronic venous insufficiency - results from the Bonn Vein Study 1. Vasa. 2024 Apr; 53(2):145-154. PMID: 38426384
  10. Brieger L, Schramm S, Schmidt B, Roggenbuck U, Erbel R, Stang A, Kowall B. Aggregation of type-2 diabetes, prediabetes, and metabolic syndrome in German couples. Sci Rep. 2024 Feb 05; 14(1):2984. PMID: 38316913; PMCID: PMC10844497; DOI: 10.1038/s41598-024-53417-1;
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cancer epidemiology
cardiovascular epidemiology
epidemiologic methods
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