Sarah Ward

Ms, Dr, BCom BSc PhD W.Aust.

  • The University of Western Australia (M409), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Crawley


  • 146 Citations
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  • Epidemiology
  • Genetic epidemiology
  • Melanoma
  • Cancer genetics

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Projects 2014 2020

Research Output 2008 2017

1 Citations
Genetic Association Studies
Gene Frequency

Functional melanoma-risk variant IRF4 rs12203592 associated with Breslow thickness: a pooled international study of primary melanomas

Gibbs, D. C., Ward, S. V., Orlow, I., Cadby, G., Kanetsky, P. A., Luo, L., Busam, K. J., Kricker, A., Armstrong, B. K., Cust, A. E., Anton-Culver, H., Gallagher, R. P., Zanetti, R., Rosso, S., Sacchetto, L., Ollila, D. W., Begg, C. B., Berwick, M., Thomas, N. E. & The GEM Study Group 1 Nov 2017 In : British Journal of Dermatology. 177, 5, p. e180-e182

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

25 Citations

Melanoma Epidemiology and Prevention

Berwick, M., Buller, D. B. B., Cust, A., Gallagher, R., Lee, T. K. K., Meyskens, F., Pandey, S., Thomas, N. E. E., Veierod, M. B. B. & Ward, S. 2016 Melanoma. Kaufman, H. L. & Mehnert, J. M. (eds.). Switzerland: Springer International Publishing, Vol. 167, p. 17-49 33 p. (Cancer Treatment and Research; vol. 167)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Solar System
Genetic Polymorphisms
63 Citations

Genome-wide meta-analysis identifies five new susceptibility loci for cutaneous malignant melanoma

Law, M. H. , Bishop, D. T. , Lee, J. E. , Brossard, M. , Martin, N. G. , Moses, E. , Song, F. , Barrett, J. H. , Kumar, R. , Easton, D. F. , Pharoah, P. D. P. , Swerdlow, A. J. , Kypreou, K. P. , Taylor, J. C. , Harland, M. , Randerson-Moor, J. , Akslen, L. A. , Andresen, P. A. , Avril, M. F. , Azizi, E. & 55 others Scarrà, G. B., Brown, K. M., Dębniak, T., Duffy, D. L., Elder, D. E., Fang, S., Friedman, E., Galan, P., Ghiorzo, P., Gillanders, E. M., Goldstein, A. M., Gruis, N. A., Hansson, J., Helsing, P., Hočevar, M., Höiom, V., Ingvar, C., Kanetsky, P. A., Chen, W. V., Landi, M. T., Lang, J., Lathrop, G. M., Lubiński, J., Mackie, R. M., Mann, G. J., Molven, A., Montgomery, G. W., Novaković, S., Olsson, H., Puig, S., Puig-Butille, J. A., Qureshi, A. A., Radford-Smith, G. L., Van Der Stoep, N., Van Doorn, R., Whiteman, D. C., Craig, J. E., Schadendorf, D., Simms, L. A., Burdon, K. P., Nyholt, D. R., Pooley, K. A., Orr, N., Stratigos, A. J., Cust, A. E., Ward, S., Hayward, N. K., Han, J., Schulze, H. J., Dunning, A. M., Bishop, J. A. N., Demenais, F., Amos, C. I., Macgregor, S. & Iles, M. M. 2015 In : Nature Genetics. 47, 9, p. 987-995

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genome-Wide Association Study
Quantitative Trait Loci
1 Citations

The aggregation of early-onset melanoma in young Western Australian families

Ward, S., Dowty, J. G., Webster, R., Cadby, G., Glasson, E., Heyworth, J., Emery, J., Cole, J. M., Millward, M., Wood, F. & Palmer, L. J. 2015 In : Cancer Epidemiology. 39, 3, p. 346-352

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Confidence Intervals
Western Australia
Age of Onset