Koushik, Anita

PhD, M.Sc., B. Sc.

Principal scientist

CHUM Research Centre

Research theme

Association Professor
Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Université de Montréal School of Public Health

Contact

anita.koushik@umontreal.ca
514 890-8000, ext. 15915
 

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Keywords

Epidemiology, cancer, lifestyle, prevention, survivorship, ovarian cancer, lung cancer.

Research interests

Principal Investigator of the Prevention of Ovarian Cancer in Quebec (PROVAQ) Study, a population-based case-control study conducted in 2011-2016. This study provides a rich data source for the study of multiple hypotheses on lifestyle factors and ovarian cancer risk. Recruitment in this study was funded by the Canadian Cancer Society and the Cancer Research Society GRePEC program.

Principal Investigator of the Lifestyle Habits and the Prognosis of Ovarian Cancer in Quebec (HPROQ) Study, which began in 2015 with a primary objective to examine physical activity, diet, vitamin D exposure, smoking, and alcohol intake in relation to ovarian cancer recurrence. This study is a pilot project, funded by a Pilot Award by the US Department of Defense Ovarian Cancer Research Program.

 

Publications

Publications indexed on PubMed