Dr Pamela Minicozzi

Assistant Professor

Keppel Street
United Kingdom

Dr Pamela Minicozzi graduated in Applied Mathematics from the University of Pavia (Italy) in 2006, then completed a Master in Medical Statistics and Statistical Methods for Epidemiology at the University of Milan (Italy) in 2009, followed by a PhD in Public Health and Educational Science in 2012 at the University of Pavia (Italy), and a Master in Business Intelligence and Big Data Analytics at the University of Milan-Bicocca in 2018.

She was a Research Fellow in the Molecular Ecotossicology Unit, Department of Environmental Science and Life in Alessandria (Italy) in 2007. From 2007 to 2019, she worked as a Research Fellow in the Epidemiology Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Milan (Italy), on EUROCARE (European Cancer Registry-based study of survival and care of cancer patients) and related studies, like among others the European High Resolution Studies on inequalities in survival from breast, colorectal, and lung cancers, skin melanoma and haematological malignancies. She has been working in the Cancer Survival Group at LSHTM since August 2019.


Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health
Department of Non-communicable Disease Epidemiology


Pamela teaches on the Basic Epidemiology module in Term 1, and the Statistical Methods for Epidemiology (SME) and Survival Analysis modules in Term 2. She is also involved in the supervision of the Distance Learning MSc Epidemiology Projects.


She is currently working on the CONCORD programme, focused on the international comparisons of cancer survival, and on the VENUSCANCER project, analysing more in deep the inequalities in survival from cancers of the breast, cervix and ovary.

Research Area
Health inequalities
Public health
Statistical methods
Disease and Health Conditions

Selected Publications

Differences in the management and survival of metastatic colorectal cancer in Europe. A population-based study.
Bouvier A-M; Jooste V; Sanchez-Perez MJ; Bento MJ; Rocha Rodrigues J; Marcos-Gragera R; Carmona-Garcia MC; Luque-Fernandez MA; Minicozzi P; Bouvier V
Digestive and liver disease : official journal of the Italian Society of Gastroenterology and the Italian Association for the Study of the Liver
The economic burden of colorectal cancer across Europe: a population-based cost-of-illness study.
Henderson RH; French D; Maughan T; Adams R; Allemani C; Minicozzi P; Coleman MP; McFerran E; Sullivan R; Lawler M
The lancet. Gastroenterology & hepatology
Olfactory signals and fertility in olive baboons.
Vaglio S; Minicozzi P; Kessler SE; Walker D; Setchell JM
Scientific reports
Cancer cure for 32 cancer types: results from the EUROCARE-5 study.
Dal Maso L; Panato C; Tavilla A; Guzzinati S; Serraino D; Mallone S; Botta L; Boussari O; Capocaccia R; Colonna M
International journal of epidemiology
Trends in short-term survival from distant-stage cutaneous melanoma in the United States, 2001-2013 (CONCORD-3).
Di Carlo V; Estève J; Johnson C; Girardi F; Weir HK; Wilson RJ; Minicozzi P; Cress RD; Lynch CF; Pawlish KS
JNCI cancer spectrum
Cardiovascular Risk After Adjuvant Trastuzumab in Early Breast Cancer: An Italian Population-Based Cohort Study.
Franchi M; Trama A; Merlo I; Minicozzi P; Tarantini L; Garau D; Kirchmayer U; Di Martino M; Romero M; De Carlo I
Bratislava Statement: consensus recommendations for improving pancreatic cancer care.
Prades J; Arnold D; Brunner T; Cardone A; Carrato A; Coll-Ortega C; De Luze S; Garel P; Goossens ME; Grilli R
Endocrine treatment and incidence of relapse in women with oestrogen receptor-positive breast cancer in Europe: a population-based study.
Sant M; Meneghini E; Bastos J; Rossi PG; Guevara M; Innos K; Katalinic A; Majuelo LG; Marcos-Gragera R; Molinié F
Breast cancer research and treatment
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