Professor Ross A Lawrenson

Ross Lawrenson

Professor of Population Health

Qualifications: MBBS; MD; DRCOG; Dip.Comm Health(Otago);FP Cert; DHMSA; FAFPHM; FFPH;FRCGP

Recent Publications

  • Tin Tin, S., Elwood, J. M., Brown, C., Sarfati, D., Campbell, I., Scott, N., . . . Lawrenson, R. (2018). Ethnic disparities in breast cancer survival in New Zealand: Which factors contribute?. BMC Cancer, 18(1), 1-10. doi:10.1186/s12885-017-3797-0

  • Elwood, J. M., Tin Tin, S., Kuper-Hommel, M., Lawrenson, R., & Campbell, I. (2018). Obesity and breast cancer outcomes in chemotherapy patients in New Zealand - a population-based cohort study. BMC Cancer, 18(1), 13 pages. doi:10.1186/s12885-017-3971-4

  • Lao, C., Lawrenson, R., Campbell, I., & Brown, C. (2017). Characteristics and treatment for breast cancer for Asian and Pacific women in New Zealand. Poster session presented at the meeting of 3rd World Congress on Controversies in Breast Cancer (CoBrCa). Tokyo, Japan.

  • Lao, C., Edlin, R., Rouse, P., Brown, C., Holmes, M., Gilling, P., & Lawrenson, R. (2017). The cost-effectiveness of active surveillance compared to watchful waiting and radical prostatectomy for low risk localised prostate cancer. BMC Cancer. doi:10.1186/s12885-017-3522-z Open Access version:

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Epidemiology, General Practice, Cancer, diabetes, primary care, public health,

Contact Details

Name  Extn.  Username  Room  Department
Lawrenson, Prof Ross 6458 rlawrens K.3.09 National Institute Demographic Economic
Lawrenson, Prof Ross 6458 rlawrens K.3.09 Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor

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