Research fellow

Sarina Schwarz

Curriculum vitae

  • Since 09/2018: Research associate at Leibniz-Institute for Prevention Research and Epidemiology - BIPS
  • 10/2015 - 09/2018: University of Bremen, M.Sc. Epidemiologie
    (Master thesis: Characterizing treatment patterns in cancer patients using claims data - the example of crizotinib)
  • 10/2012 - 09/2015: University of Bremen, B.A. Public Health/Gesundheitswissenschaften

Research interests

  • Cancer epidemiology
  • Screening
  • Pharmacoepidemiology



Selected publications

  • Posters at scientific meetings/conferences

  • Schwarz S, Haug U. Utilization of repeat colonoscopies and polypectomies in Germany within 10 years: A claims data analysis based on more than 2 million index colonoscopies. 34. Deutscher Krebskongress, 19.-22. Februar 2020, Berlin.
  • Schwarz S, Oppelt KA, Haug U. The potential of German claims data to characterize real-world treatment patterns in cancer patients - The example of crizotinib. 35th International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology & Therapeutic Risk Management (ICPE), 24-28 August 2019, Philadelphia, USA. (Abstract published in: Pharmacoepidemiology & Drug Safety. 2019;28(S2):221)

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