Mireia Diaz

Researcher and Associate Professor
Department: PREC UNIC I&I

Mireia Diaz (PhD) is a research associate with background in statistical sciences and techniques and is Associate Professor in Statistics in the Department of Economics and Economic History at the Autonomous University of Barcelona. She obtained her PhD from the Autonomous University of Barcelona with a thesis in public health and biomedical research methodology. She was also a research fellow in the Center for Health Decision Science at the Harvard School of Public Health from 2006 to 2008 (funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation).

Currently, her work focusses on the economic evaluation of cancer prevention (Health Economics in Cancer Research), mainly in cervical cancer but also in other cancers such as breast, lung, endometrial and ovarian, and anal cancers. She has also been involved in analyses of environmental risk factors and multinational case-control studies conducted by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) in the field of HPV and cervical cancer, and in liver cancer epidemiology and multinational cancer registries.

ResearcherID: H-1593-2015
ORCID: orcid.org/0000-0001-9360-4548