Greta R. Bunin, PhD

Greta R. Bunin, PhD, is an epidemiologist with the Cancer Center at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP

  • Background

    Bibliography

    Bunin GR, Felice MA, Davidson W, Friedman DL, Shields CL, Maidment A, O'Shea M, Nichols KE, Leahey A, Dunkel IJ, Jubran R, Rodriguez-Galindo C, Schmidt M, Weinstein JL, Goldman S, Abramson DH, Wilson MW, Gallie BL, Chan HSL, Shapiro M, Cnaan A, Ganguly A, Meadows AT: Medical radiation exposure and risk of retinoblastoma resulting from new germline RB1 mutation. Int J Cancer Page: in press, 2010.

    Khan Saira, Evans Alison A, Rorke-Adams Lucy, Orjuela Manuela A, Shiminski-Maher Tania, Bunin Greta R: Head injury, diagnostic X-rays, and risk of medulloblastoma and primitive neuroectodermal tumor: a Children's Oncology Group study. Cancer causes & control : CCC 21(7): 1017-23, Jul 2010.

    Khan Saira, Evans Alison A, Rorke-Adams Lucy, Orjuela Manuela A, Shiminski-Maher Tania, Bunin Greta R: Head injury, diagnostic X-rays, and risk of medulloblastoma and primitive neuroectodermal tumor: a Children's Oncology Group study. Cancer causes & control : CCC 21(7): 1017-23, Jul 2010.

    Puumala SE, Spector LG, Robinson LL, Bunin GR, Olshan AF, Linaberry AM, Roesler MA, Blair CK, Ross JA.: Comparability and representativeness of control groups in a case-control study of leukemia: a report from the Children's Oncology GroupPMID 19498073. Am J Epidemiol June 2009.

    Rebbeck TR, DeMichele A, Tran TV, Panossian S, Bunin GR, Troxel AB, Strom BL.: Hormone-dependent effects of FGFR2 and MAP3K1 in breast cancer susceptibility in a population-bases sample of post-menopausal African-American and European women. PMID: 19028704. Carcinogenesis 30(2): 269-74, February 2009 Notes: Epub 2008 Nov 20.

    Rosso AL., Hovinga ME., Rorke-Adams LB., Spector LG., Bunin GR.: A case-control study of childhood brain tumors and fathers' hobbies: a Children's Oncology Group study PMID:18560982. Cancer Causes Control 19(10): 1201-7, 2008.

    DeMichele A., Troxel AB., Berlin JA., Weber AL., Bunin GR., Turzo E., Schinnar R., Burgh D., Berlin M., Rubin SC., Rebbeck TR., Strom BL.: Impact of Raloxifene or Tamoxifen use on endometrial cancer risk: a population-based case-control study PMID:18757329. J Clin Oncol 26(25): 4151-9, 2008.

    Daniels JL., Pan IJ., Olshan AF., Breslow NE., Bunin GR., Ross JA.: Obstetric history and birth characteristics and Wilms tumor a report from the Children's Oncology Group PMID:18509732. Cancer Causes Control 19(10): 1103-10, 2008.

    Spector LG., Ross JA., Puumala SE., Roesler M., Olshan AF., Bunin GR.: Feasibility of nationwide birth registry control selection in the United States PMID:17623744. Am J Epidemiol 166(7): 852-6, 2007.

    Rebbeck TR., Troxel AB., Walker AH., Panossian S., Gallagher S., Shatalova EG., Blanchard R., Norman S., Berlin JA., Strom BL.: Pairwise combinations of estrogen metabolism genotypes in postmenopausal breast cancer etiology PMID:17372239. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarker Prev 16(3): 444-50, 2007.

    Rebbeck TR., Troxel AB., Norman S., Bunin G., DeMichele A., Schinnar R., Berlin JA., Strom BL.: Pharmacogenetic modulation of combined hormone replacement therapy by progesterone-metabolism genotypes in postmenopausal breast cancer risk PMID:17827444. Am J Epidemiol 166: 1392-1399, 2007.

    Bunin GR., Spector LG., Olshan AF., Robison LL., Roesler M., Grufferman S., Shu, X., Ross JA.: Secular trends in response rates for controls selected by random digit dialing in childhood cancer studies: a report from the Children's Oncology Group PMID:17456476. Am J Epidemiol 166: 109-16, 2007.

    Publications

    Bunin GR, Felice MA, Ganguly, A, Meadows, AT: Medical radiation exposure of parents and risk of new germline mutation in children, Late health effects of ionizing radiation conference. Washington, DC May 2009.

    Chapters

    Bunin GR, Bosco JLF: Diet and childhood cancer: preliminary evidence. In: Preventive Nutrition: The Comprehensive Guide for Health Professionals, 4th edition. Bendich A, Deckelbaum RJ (eds.). Humana Press Inc., New York. Page: 127-143, 2010.

     

     

  • Education and Training

    Additional Training

    University of California - San Francisco (MS, Biochemistry)| University of California - Berkeley (PhD)

    Undergraduate Degree

    Harvard University, BA

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Epidemiologist

    Research associate professor of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

  • Centers and Programs