Hilary Robbins

Hilary Robbins


International Agency for Research on Cancer


Dr Robbins is an epidemiologist at the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC/WHO) in Lyon, France.

Her research is focused on risk-tailored approaches to cancer screening, using tools such as risk prediction models and biomarkers. She co-leads the IARC Integrative Epidemiology team, a group of 12 scientists, trainees and staff from 12 different countries, as well as the Lung Cancer Cohort Consortium (LC3). The current work of the LC3 aims to develop and validate a custom panel of protein biomarkers intended for use in lung cancer screening.

Dr Robbins also studies biomarkers for early detection of HPV-related cancers.