Group leader: Jeanette Falck Winther

For more than a decade, Dr. Winther’s research has focused on epidemiological studies of the late effects of cancer treatment in survivors of childhood and their offspring, including also cellular and molecular studies based on biological specimens from patients and their families for genetic evaluations.

Dr. Winther has extensive experience in using large-scale record linkage techniques with national health outcome registers in nationwide population-based settings. She participates in national, Nordic and international studies of radiation and chemotherapy as risk factors for second cancer, organ dysfunction and genetic damage.

Dr. Winther is holding the advanced DrMedSci degree and is affiliated to Aarhus University and University Hospital as a Professor in Childhood Cancer.


Key Funding


The Leo Foundation