Dr Raoul Reulen PhD

Dr Raoul Reulen

Institute of Applied Health Research
Senior Lecturer & Head of Education

Contact details

Address
Centre for Childhood Cancer Survivor Studies
Institute of Applied Health Research
Robert Aitken Building
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham, B15 2TY

Raoul Reulen is a Senior Lecturer & NIHR Fellow at the Centre for Childhood Cancer Survivor Studies.

Raoul’s primary research interest is cancer survivorship, particularly long-term survival after childhood cancer. Raoul has co-authored over 25 publications. He has taught undergraduate and post-graduate courses in Epidemiology, cancer and medical statistics since 2005. His current research program focuses on setting up a large-scale cohort of 300,000 survivors of cancer in teenage and young adulthood.

Qualifications

  • PhD Cancer Epidemiology, University of Birmingham,  2009
  • MSc Epidemiology, Maastricht University, 2005
  • MSc Health Sciences, Maastricht University, 2005

Teaching

Teaching Programmes

Medicine and Surgery MBChB:

– Clinical Epidemiology (Year 1)
– Cancer Epidemiology (Year 1)
– Cancer (Year 2)
– Medical Statistics (Year 2)
– Epidemiological Methods (Year 3)

Public Health MPH/Diploma/Certificate:

- Advanced Applied Epidemiology module
- Epidemiology, Statistics and Health Information (ESHI)

Supervision:

– Supervised several MSc students

Postgraduate supervision

Dr Reulen is interested in supervising doctoral research on late physical effects in survivors of a cancer in childhood, teenage years or young adulthood.

Research

Childhood Cancer Survivors Face Long-Term Mortality Risks

Publications

Recent publications

Article

King, D, Reulen, R, Thomas, T, Chandan, J, Thayakaran, R, Subramanian, A, Gokhale, K, Bhala, N, Nirantharakumar, K, Adderley, N & Trudgill, N 2020, 'Changing patterns in the epidemiology and outcomes of inflammatory bowel disease in the United Kingdom: 2000-2018', Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics, vol. 51, no. 10, pp. 922-934. https://doi.org/10.1111/apt.15701

Jochems, S, Reulen, R, Van Osch, F, Witlox, WJA, Goossens, ME, Brinkman, M, Giles, GG, Milne, RL, van den Brandt, PA, White, E, Weiderpass, E, Huybrechts, I, Hémon, B, Agudo, A, Bueno-de-Mesquita, B, Cheng, KK, van Schooten, FJ, Bryan, R, Wesselius, A & Zeegers, M 2020, 'Fruit consumption and the risk of bladder cancer: a pooled analysis by the BLadder cancer Epidemiology and Nutritional Determinants study', International Journal of Cancer. https://doi.org/10.1002/ijc.33008

Reulen, R, Guha, J, Bright, C, Henson, K, Feltbower, RG, Hall, M, Kelly, J, Winter, D, Kwok-Williams, M, Skinner, R, Cutter, DJ, Frobisher, C & Hawkins, M 2020, 'Risk of cerebrovascular disease among 13,457 five-year survivors of childhood cancer: a population based cohort study', International Journal of Cancer.

Allodji, RS, Hawkins, MM, Bright, CJ, Fidler-Benaoudia, MM, Winter, DL, Alessi, D, Fresneau, B, Journy, N, Morsellino, V, Bárdi, E, Bautz, A, Byrne, J, Feijen, ELA, Teepen, JC, Vu-Bezin, G, Rubino, C, Garwicz, S, Grabow, D, Gudmundsdottir, T, Guha, J, Hau, E-M, Jankovic, M, Kaatsch, P, Kaiser, M, Linge, H, Muraca, M, Llanas, D, Veres, C, Øfstaas, H, Diallo, I, Mansouri, I, Ronckers, CM, Skinner, R, Terenziani, M, Wesenberg, F, Wiebe, T, Sacerdote, C, Jakab, Z, Haupt, R, Lähteenmäki, P, Zaletel, LZ, Kuehni, CE, Winther, JF, Michel, G, Kremer, LCM, Hjorth, L, Haddy, N, de Vathaire, F & Reulen, RC 2019, 'Risk of subsequent primary leukaemias among 69,460 five-year survivors of childhood cancer diagnosed from 1940 to 2008 in Europe: a cohort study within PanCareSurFup', European Journal of Cancer, vol. 117, pp. 71-83. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejca.2019.05.013

Bright, C, Reulen, R, Winter, D, Stark, DP, McCabe, M, Edgar, AB, Frobisher, C & Hawkins, M 2019, 'Risk of subsequent primary neoplasms in survivors of adolescent and young adult cancer: The Teenage and Young Adult Cancer Survivor Study – a population-based cohort study', The Lancet Oncology, vol. 20, no. 4, pp. 531-545. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(18)30903-3

Jochems, S, Van Osch, F, Reulen, R, van Hensbergen, M, Nekeman, D, Pirrie, S, Wesselius, A, van Schooten, F-J, James, N, Wallace, DMA, Bryan, R, Cheng, K & Zeegers, M 2018, 'Fruit and vegetable intake and the risk of recurrence in patients with non-muscle invasive bladder cancer: a prospective cohort study', Cancer Causes & Control, vol. 29, no. 6, pp. 573–579. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10552-018-1029-9

Fidler, MM, Reulen, RC, Winter, DL, Allodji, RS, Bagnasco, F, Bárdi, E, Bautz, A, Bright, CJ, Byrne, J, Feijen, EAM, Garwicz, S, Grabow, D, Gudmundsdottir, T, Guha, J, Haddy, N, Jankovic, M, Kaatsch, P, Kaiser, M, Kuonen, R, Linge, H, Maule, M, Merletti, F, Øfstaas, H, Ronckers, CM, Skinner, R, Teepen, J, Terenziani, M, Vu-bezin, G, Wesenberg, F, Wiebe, T, Jakab, Z, Haupt, R, Lähteenmäki, P, Zaletel, LZ, Kuehni, CE, Winther, JF, De Vathaire, F, Kremer, LC, Hjorth, L & Hawkins, MM 2018, 'Risk of Subsequent Bone Cancers Among 69 460 Five-Year Survivors of Childhood and Adolescent Cancer in Europe', Journal of the National Cancer Institute, vol. 110, no. 2. https://doi.org/10.1093/jnci/djx165

Turcotte, LM, Neglia, JP, Reulen, R, Ronckers, CM, van Leeuwen, FE, Morton, LM, Hodgson, DC, Yasui, Y, Oeffinger, KC & Henderson, TO 2018, 'Risk, risk factors and surveillance of subsequent malignant neoplasms in childhood cancer survivors: a review', Journal of Clinical Oncology , vol. 36. https://doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2017.76.7764

Grabow, D, Kaiser, M, Hjorth, L, Byrne, J, Alessi, D, Allodji, RS, Bagnasco, F, Bárdi, E, Bautz, A, Bright, CJ, de Vathaire, F, Feijen, EAM, Garwicz, S, Hagberg, O, Haupt, R, Hawkins, MM, Jakab, Z, Kremer, LCM, Kuehni, CE, Kuonen, R, Lähteenmäki, PM, Reulen, RC, Ronckers, CM, Sacerdote, C, Vu-Bezin, G, Wesenberg, F, Wiebe, T, Winter, DL, Winther, JF, Zaletel, LZ, Kaatsch, P & PanCareSurFup Consortium 2018, 'The PanCareSurFup cohort of 83,333 five-year survivors of childhood cancer: a cohort from 12 European countries', European Journal of Epidemiology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10654-018-0370-3

Byrne, J, Alessi, D, Allodji, RS, Bagnasco, F, Bárdi, E, Bautz, A, Bright, CJ, Brown, M, Diallo, I, Feijen, EAML, Fidler, MM, Frey, E, Garwicz, S, Grabow, D, Gudmundsdottir, T, Hagberg, O, Harila-Saari, A, Hau, EM, Haupt, R, Hawkins, MM, Jakab, Z, Jankovic, M, Kaatsch, P, Kaiser, M, Kremer, LCM, Kuehni, CE, Kuonen, R, Ladenstein, R, Lähteenmäki, PM, Levitt, G, Linge, H, LLanas, D, Michel, G, Morsellino, V, Mulder, RL, Reulen, RC, Ronckers, CM, Sacerdote, C, Skinner, R, Steliarova-Foucher, E, van der Pal, HJ, de Vathaire, F, Vũ Bezin, G, Wesenberg, F, Wiebe, T, Winter, DL, Falck Winther, J, Witthoff, E, Zadravec Zaletel, L & Hjorth, L 2018, 'The PanCareSurFup consortium: research and guidelines to improve lives for survivors of childhood cancer', European Journal of Cancer, vol. 103, pp. 238-248. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejca.2018.08.017

Van Osch, F, Jochems, S, Reulen, R, Pirrie, S, Nekeman, D, Wesselius, A, James, N, Wallace, DMA, Cheng, K, van Schooten, FJ, Bryan, R & Zeegers, M 2018, 'The association between smoking cessation before and after diagnosis and non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer recurrence: a prospective cohort study', Cancer Causes & Control. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10552-018-1046-8

Jochems, S, Van Osch, F, Reulen, R, van Hensbergen, M, Nekeman, D, Pirrie, S, Wesselius, A, van Schooten, FJ, James, N, Michael Wallace, A, Bryan, R, Cheng, K & Zeegers, M 2018, 'Total fluid intake and the risk of recurrence in patients with non-muscle invasive bladder cancer: a prospective cohort study', Bladder Cancer, vol. 4, no. 3, pp. 303-310. https://doi.org/10.3233/BLC-180172

Frobisher, C, Lancashire, E, Jenkinson, H, Winter, D, Kelly, J, Reulen, R & Hawkins, M 2017, 'Employment status and occupational level of adult survivors of childhood cancer in Great Britain: the British Childhood Cancer Survivor Study', International Journal of Cancer, vol. 140, no. 12, pp. 2678–2692. https://doi.org/10.1002/ijc.30696

Reulen, RC, De Vogel, S, Zhong, W, Zhong, Z, Xie, L, Hu, Z, Deng, Y, Yang, K, Liang, Y, Zeng, X, Wong, YC, Tam, P, Hemelt, M, Zeegers, MP & Ali, R (ed.) 2017, 'Physical activity and risk of prostate and bladder cancer in China: The South and East China case-control study on prostate and bladder cancer', PLoS ONE, vol. 12, no. 6, e0178613. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0178613

Review article

Fidler, M, Reulen, R, Bright, C, Henson, K, Kelly, J, Jenney, M, Ng, A, Whelan, J, Winter, D, Frobisher, C & Hawkins, M 2018, 'Respiratory mortality of childhood, adolescent, and young adult cancer survivors', Thorax. https://doi.org/10.1136/thoraxjnl-2017-210683

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