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

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. Kendzia B, Kaerlev L, Ahrens W, Merletti F, Eriksson M, Guénel P, Lynge E, Costa-Pereira A, Morales Suárez-Varela M, Jöckel KH, Stang A, Behrens T. Lifetime Exposure to Welding Fumes and Risk of Some Rare Cancers. Am J Epidemiol. 2022 Sep 28; 191(10):1753-1765. PMID: 35872594
  2. Bruns N, Willemsen L, Stang A, Kowall B, Holtkamp K, Kamp O, Dudda M, Hey F, Hoffmann F, Blankenburg J, Eifinger F, Fuchs H, Haase R, Baier J, Andrée C, Heldmann M, Maldera V, Potratz J, Kurz D, Mand N, Doerfel C, Rothoeft T, Schultz M, Ohlert M, Silkenbäumer K, Boesing T, Indraswari F, Niemann F, Jahn P, Merker M, Braun N, Nunez FB, Engler M, Heimann K, Brasche M, Wolf G, Freymann H, Dercks M, Hoppenz M, Felderhoff-Müser U, Dohna-Schwake C. Pediatric ICU Admissions After Adolescent Suicide Attempts During the Pandemic. Pediatrics. 2022 Aug 01; 150(2). PMID: 35534988
  3. Stang A, Schuldt K, Trocchi P, Neusser S, Speckemeier C, Pahmeier K, Wasem J, Lax H, Nonnemacher M. The impossibility of mortality evaluation of skin cancer screening in Germany based on health insurance data: a case-control study. Eur J Cancer. 2022 Sep; 173:52-58. PMID: 35863106
  4. Kowall B, Oesterling F, Pflaumer P, Jöckel KH, Stang A. [Factors Influencing Results of Mortality Measurement in the Corona Pandemic: Analyses of Mortality in Germany in 2020]. Gesundheitswesen. 2023 Jan; 85(1):10-14. PMID: 35767991
  5. Stang A, Wellmann I, Holleczek B, Fell B, Terner S, Lutz MP, Kajüter H. Incidence and relative survival of pancreatic adenocarcinoma and pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms in Germany, 2009-2018. An in-depth analysis of two population-based cancer registries. Cancer Epidemiol. 2022 Aug; 79:102204. PMID: 35777306
  6. Speckemeier C, Pahmeier K, Trocchi P, Schuldt K, Lax H, Nonnemacher M, Dröge P, Stang A, Wasem J, Neusser S. One-year follow-up healthcare costs of patients diagnosed with skin cancer in Germany: a claims data analysis. BMC Health Serv Res. 2022 Jun 11; 22(1):771. PMID: 35690746; PMCID: PMC9188701; DOI: 10.1186/s12913-022-08141-9;
  7. Kuss O, Becher H, Wienke A, Ittermann T, Ostrzinski S, Schipf S, Schmidt CO, Leitzmann M, Pischon T, Krist L, Roll S, Sand M, Pohlabeln H, Rach S, Jöckel KH, Stang A, Mueller UA, Werdecker A, Westerman R, Greiser KH, Michels KB. Statistical Analysis in the German National Cohort (NAKO) - Specific Aspects and General Recommendations. Eur J Epidemiol. 2022 Apr; 37(4):429-436. PMID: 35653006; PMCID: PMC9187540; DOI: 10.1007/s10654-022-00880-7;
  8. Stang A, Schmidt B. Reporting of Statistical Inference in Abstracts of Major Cancer Journals, 1990 to 2020. JAMA Netw Open. 2022 Jun 01; 5(6):e2218337. PMID: 35737386; PMCID: PMC9227005; DOI: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.18337;
  9. Stang A, Standl F, Poole C. A twenty-first century perspective on concepts of modern epidemiology in Ignaz Philipp Semmelweis' work on puerperal sepsis. Eur J Epidemiol. 2022 May; 37(5):437-445. PMID: 35486338; PMCID: PMC9209376; DOI: 10.1007/s10654-022-00871-8;
  10. Oesterling F, Kajüter H, Nachtsheim L, Löning T, Stang A. Letter: Parotid gland metastases of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma - a corroboration at population level. Head Neck Pathol. 2022 Sep; 16(3):836-837. PMID: 35426603; PMCID: PMC9424373; DOI: 10.1007/s12105-022-01443-8;
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cancer epidemiology
cardiovascular epidemiology
epidemiologic methods
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