Dr Marina Van Leeuwen
Lecturer

Dr Marina Van Leeuwen

Medicine & Health
School of Clinical Medicine

Research Interests: The epidemiology of lymphomas, germ cell tumours, and other young adult cancers; cancer in immune-deficient populations; late adverse treatment effects; cancer survivorship.

Broad Research Areas:
Cancer

Society Memberships & Professional Activities:
Australasian Epidemiological Association

Specific Research Keywords:
Cancer Epidemiology

Phone
9385 8638
Location
Centre for Big Data Research in Health
  • Book Chapters | 2017
    Vajdic CM; Van Leeuwen MT, 2017, 'Lymphomas', in Quah SR; Cockerham W (ed.), International Encyclopedia of Public Health, Elsevier, pp. 504 - 514, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-803678-5.00264-2
    Book Chapters | 2015
    van Leeuwen MT; Vajdic CM, 2015, 'Lymphomas', in Reference Module in Biomedical Sciences, Elsevier, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-801238-3.02753-7
  • Journal articles | 2022
    Cheah S; Bassett JK; Bruinsma FJ; Cozen W; Hopper JL; Jayasekara H; Joshua D; MacInnis RJ; Prince HM; Vajdic CM; Leeuwen MT; Doo NW; Harrison SJ; English DR; Giles GG; Milne RL, 2022, 'Alcohol and tobacco use and risk of multiple myeloma: A case‐control study', eJHaem, vol. 3, pp. 109 - 120, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jha2.337
    Journal articles | 2022
    Hong S; Daniels B; van Leeuwen MT; Pearson SA; Vajdic CM, 2022, 'Incidence and risk factors of hypertension therapy in Australian cancer patients treated with vascular signalling pathway inhibitors', Discover Oncology, vol. 13, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12672-022-00468-3
    Journal articles | 2022
    Odutola MK; van Leeuwen MT; Turner J; Bruinsma F; Seymour JF; Prince HM; Milliken ST; Hertzberg M; Trotman J; Opat SS; Lindeman R; Roncolato F; Verner E; Harvey M; Tiley C; Underhill CR; Benke G; Giles GG; Vajdic CM, 2022, 'Associations between early-life growth pattern and body size and follicular lymphoma risk and survival: a family-based case-control study', Cancer Epidemiology, vol. 80, pp. 102241, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.canep.2022.102241
    Journal articles | 2022
    Odutola MK; van Leeuwen MT; Turner J; Bruinsma F; Seymour JF; Prince HM; Milliken ST; Trotman J; Verner E; Tiley C; Roncolato F; Underhill CR; Opat SS; Harvey M; Hertzberg M; Benke G; Giles GG; Vajdic CM, 2022, 'Associations between smoking and alcohol and follicular lymphoma incidence and survival: A family-based case-control study in Australia', Cancers, vol. 14, pp. 2710 - 2710, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/cancers14112710
    Journal articles | 2022
    Wong IKJ; Grulich AE; Poynten IM; Polizzotto MN; van Leeuwen MT; Amin J; McGregor S; Law M; Templeton DJ; Vajdic CM; Jin F, 2022, 'Time trends in cancer incidence in Australian people living with HIV between 1982 and 2012', HIV Medicine, vol. 23, pp. 134 - 145, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/hiv.13179
    Journal articles | 2021
    Odutola MK; Benke G; Fritschi L; Giles GG; van Leeuwen MT; Vajdic CM, 2021, 'A systematic review and meta-analysis of occupational exposures and risk of follicular lymphoma', Environmental Research, vol. 197, pp. 110887, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2021.110887
    Journal articles | 2021
    Vajdic CM; van Leeuwen MT; McCaughan GW, 2021, 'Extrahepatic cancer risk after liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: Incidence, risk and prevention', Hepatoma Research, vol. 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.20517/2394-5079.2020.159
    Journal articles | 2020
    Odutola MK; Nnakelu E; Giles GG; van Leeuwen MT; Vajdic CM, 2020, 'Lifestyle and risk of follicular lymphoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies', Cancer Causes and Control, vol. 31, pp. 979 - 1000, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10552-020-01342-9
    Journal articles | 2020
    Schaffer AL; Pearson SA; Perez-Concha O; Dobbins T; Ward RL; Leeuwen MTV; Rhee JJ; Laaksonen MA; Craigen G; Vajdic CM, 2020, 'Diagnostic and health service pathways to diagnosis of cancer-registry notified cancer of unknown primary site (CUP)', PLoS ONE, vol. 15, pp. e0230373, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0230373
    Journal articles | 2020
    Van Leeuwen MT; Luu S; Brown MR; Pearson S-A; Webber K; Hunt L; Hong S; Delaney G; Vajdic CM, 2020, 'Cardiovascular toxicity of targeted therapies for cancer: An overview of systematic reviews', JNCI Cancer Spectrum, vol. 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jncics/pkaa076
    Journal articles | 2019
    Feng Y; Flitcroft K; van Leeuwen MT; Elshaug AG; Spillane A; Pearson SA, 2019, 'Patterns of immediate breast reconstruction in New South Wales, Australia: a population-based study', ANZ Journal of Surgery, vol. 89, pp. 1230 - 1235, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ans.15381
    Journal articles | 2019
    Jin F; Vajdic CM; Law M; Amin J; Van Leeuwen M; McGregor S; Poynten IM; Templeton DJ; Grulich AE, 2019, 'Incidence and time trends of anal cancer among people living with HIV in Australia', AIDS, vol. 33, pp. 1361 - 1368, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000002218
    Journal articles | 2019
    Vajdic CM; Perez-Concha O; Dobbins T; Ward RL; Schaffer AL; van Leeuwen MT; Rhee JJ; Laaksonen MA; Craigen G; Pearson SA, 2019, 'Demographic, social and lifestyle risk factors for cancer registry-notified cancer of unknown primary site (CUP)', Cancer Epidemiology, vol. 60, pp. 156 - 161, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.canep.2019.04.004
    Journal articles | 2019
    Vajdic CM; Perez-Concha O; Rhee JJ; Dobbins T; Ward RL; Schaffer AL; van Leeuwen MT; Laaksonen MA; Craigen G; Pearson SA, 2019, 'Health-related predictors of cancer registry-notified cancer of unknown primary site (CUP)', Cancer Epidemiology, vol. 61, pp. 1 - 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.canep.2019.05.001
    Journal articles | 2018
    Van Leeuwen MT; Falster MO; Vajdic CM; Crowe PJ; Lujic S; Klaes E; Jorm L; Sedrakyan A, 2018, 'Reoperation after breast-conserving surgery for cancer in Australia: Statewide cohort study of linked hospital data', BMJ Open, vol. 8, pp. e020858, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2017-020858
    Journal articles | 2018
    Van Leeuwen MT; Luu S; Gurney H; Brown MR; Webber K; Pearson SA; Hunt L; Vajdic CM, 2018, 'Cardiovascular toxicity of targeted therapies for cancer: A protocol for an overview of systematic reviews', BMJ Open, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2017-021064
    Journal articles | 2016
    van Leeuwen MT; Gurney H; Turner JJ; Turner SL; Pearson SA; Laaksonen MA; Harnett P; Balakrishnar B; Sabanathan D; Vajdic CM, 2016, 'Patterns and trends in the incidence of paediatric and adult germ cell tumours in Australia, 1982–2011', Cancer Epidemiology, vol. 43, pp. 15 - 21, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.canep.2016.05.006
    Journal articles | 2015
    Swart A; Meagher NS; Van Leeuwen MT; Zhao K; Grulich A; Mao L; Randall DA; Degenhardt L; Burns L; O'Connell D; Amin J; Vajdic CM, 2015, 'Examining the quality of name code record linkage: What is the impact on death and cancer risk estimates? A validation study', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, vol. 39, pp. 141 - 147, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12287
    Journal articles | 2014
    Vajdic CM; Chong AH; Kelly PJ; Meagher NS; Van Leeuwen MT; Grulich AE; Webster AC, 2014, 'Survival after cutaneous melanoma in kidney transplant recipients: A population-based matched cohort study', American Journal of Transplantation, vol. 14, pp. 1368 - 1375, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajt.12716
    Journal articles | 2014
    Van Leeuwen MT; Turner JJ; Joske DJ; Falster MO; Srasuebkul P; Meagher NS; Grulich AE; Giles GG; Vajdic CM, 2014, 'Lymphoid neoplasm incidence by WHO subtype in Australia 1982-2006', International Journal of Cancer, vol. 135, pp. 2146 - 2156, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijc.28849
    Journal articles | 2012
    Hillman R; Van Leeuwen MT; Vajdic CM; Mchugh L; Prestage G; Zablotska I; Medley G; Tabrizi S; Grulich AE; Jin F, 2012, 'Prevalence and predictors of high-grade anal intraepithelial neoplasia in a community-based sample of homosexual men', Sexual Health, vol. 9, pp. 574 - 579, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/SH11139
    Journal articles | 2010
    Van Leeuwen MT; Webster AC; Mccredie MR; Stewart JH; McDonald S; Amin J; Kaldor JM; Chapman JR; Vajdic CM; Grulich AE, 2010, 'Effect of reduced immunosuppression after kidney transplant failure on risk of cancer: population based retrospective cohort study.', British Medical Journal (BMJ), vol. 340, pp. c570, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c570
    Journal articles | 2009
    Stewart J; Vajdic CM; Van Leeuwen MT; Amin J; Webster A; McDonald S; Chapman JR; Grulich AE; Mccredie M, 2009, 'The pattern of excess cancer in dialysis and transplantation', Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, vol. 24, pp. 3225 - 3231, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfp331
    Journal articles | 2009
    Tabrizi S; Stevens M; Van Leeuwen MT; Vajdic CM; Botes L; Medley G; Hillman R; Grulich AE; Garland S, 2009, 'Effect of ThinPrep preparation on human papillomavirus detection and genotyping in rectal samples by PCR', Journal of Clinical Microbiology, vol. 47, pp. 227 - 229, http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.01518-08
    Journal articles | 2009
    Vajdic CM; Van Leeuwen MT, 2009, 'Cancer incidence and risk factors after solid organ transplantation', International Journal of Cancer, vol. 125, pp. 1747 - 1754, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijc.24439
    Journal articles | 2009
    Vajdic CM; Van Leeuwen MT, 2009, 'What types of cancers are associated with immune suppression in HIV? Lessons from solid organ transplant recipients', Current Opinion in HIV and AIDS, vol. 4, pp. 35 - 41, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/coh.0b013e328319bcd1
    Journal articles | 2009
    Vajdic CM; Van Leeuwen MT; Grulich AE, 2009, 'A role for ageing and HIV infection in HIV-related cancer risk', AIDS, vol. 23, pp. 1183 - 1184, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0b013e32832cb284
    Journal articles | 2009
    Vajdic CM; Van Leeuwen MT; Jin F; Prestage G; Medley G; Hillman R; Stevens M; Botes L; Zablotska I; Tabrizi S; Grulich AE; botes , 2009, 'Anal human papillomavirus genotype diversity and co-infection in a community-based sample of homosexual men', Sexually Transmitted Infections, vol. 85, pp. 330 - 335, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/sti.2008.034744
    Journal articles | 2009
    Vajdic CM; Van Leeuwen MT; Webster A; Mccredie M; Stewart J; Chapman JR; Amin J; Grulich AE; McDonald S, 2009, 'Cutaneous melanoma is related to immune suppression in kidney transplant recipients', Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention, vol. 18, pp. 2297 - 2303, http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-09-0278
    Journal articles | 2009
    Van Leeuwen MT; Grulich AE; McDonald S; Mccredie M; Amin J; Stewart J; Webster A; Chapman JR; Vajdic CM, 2009, 'Immunosuppression and other risk factors for lip cancer after kidney transplantation', Cancer epidemiology biomarkers and prevention, vol. 18, pp. 561 - 569, http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-08-0919
    Journal articles | 2009
    Van Leeuwen MT; Grulich AE; Webster A; Mccredie M; Stewart JS; McDonald S; Amin J; Kaldor JM; Chapman JR; Vajdic CM, 2009, 'Immunosuppression and other risk factors for early and late non-Hodgkin lymphoma after kidney transplantation', Blood, vol. 114, pp. 630 - 637, http://dx.doi.org/10.1182/blood-2009-02-202507
    Journal articles | 2009
    Van Leeuwen MT; Vajdic CM; Middleton M; Mcdonald A; Kaldor JM; Grulich AE, 2009, 'Continuing declines in some but not all HIV-associated cancers in Australia after widespread use of antiretroviral therapy', AIDS, vol. 23, pp. 2183 - 2190, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0b013e328331d384
    Journal articles | 2007
    Grulich AE; Van Leeuwen MT; Falster M; Vajdic CM, 2007, 'Incidence of cancers in people with HIV/AIDS compared with immunosuppressed transplant recipients: a meta-analysis', Lancet, vol. 370, pp. 59 - 67, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(07)61050-2
    Journal articles | 2007
    Vajdic CM; Van Leeuwen MT; McDonald S; Mccredie M; Law MG; Chapman JR; Webster A; Kaldor JM; Grulich AE, 2007, 'Increased incidence of squamous cell carcinoma of eye after kidney transplantation', Journal of the National Cancer Institute, vol. 99, pp. 1340 - 1342, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jnci/djm085
    Journal articles | 2006
    Vajdic CM; McDonald S; Mccredie M; Van Leeuwen MT; Stewart JS; Law MG; Chapman JR; Webster A; Kaldor JM; Grulich AE, 2006, 'Cancer incidence before and after kidney transplantation', JAMA, vol. 296, pp. 2823 - 2831, http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.296.23.2823
    Journal articles | 2006
    Van Leeuwen MT; Blyth FM; March LM; Nicholas MK; Cousins MJ, 2006, 'Chronic pain and reduced work effectiveness: the hidden cost to Australian employers', European Journal of Pain, vol. 10, pp. 161 - 166, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejpain.2005.02.007
  • Conference Abstracts | 2020
    Di Ciaccio PR; Jin F; Law M; Van Leeuwen MT; Grulich A; Amin J; Vajdic C; McGregor S; Polizzotto MN, 2020, 'The role of lymphomas in subsequent primary cancers in people with HIV/AIDS: An Australian national population-based data linkage study', in Blood, American Society of Hematology, Vol. 136, pp. 32 - 32, presented at 62nd American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting, 05 December 2020 - 08 December 2020, http://dx.doi.org/10.1182/blood-2020-139012
    Conference Abstracts | 2019
    Vajdic CM; Perez-Concha O; Rhee J; Dobbins T; Ward R; Schaffer A; Van Leeuwen MT; Laaksonen M; Craigen G; Pearson S, 2019, 'Risk factors for cancer registry-notified cancer of unknown primary site (CUP)', in Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology, Wiley, Adelaide, Vol. 15, pp. 84 - 85, presented at Clinical Oncology Society of Australia 46th Annual Scientific Meeting, Adelaide, 12 November 2019 - 14 November 2019, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajco.13262
    Conference Abstracts | 2013
    Vajdic CM; Chong AH; Kelly PJ; Meagher NS; Van Leeuwen MT; Grulich AE; Webster AC, 2013, 'Survival after cutaneous melanoma in kidney transplant recipients: A population-based matched cohort study', in Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology, Wiley, Adelaide Convention Centre, Vol. 9, pp. 134 - 135, presented at Clinical Oncological Society of Australia 40th Annual Scientific Meeting, Adelaide Convention Centre, 12 November 2013 - 14 November 2013, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajco.12145
    Conference Abstracts | 2013
    Vajdic CM; Chong AH; Kelly PJ; Meagher NS; van Leeuwen MT; Grulich AE; Webster AC, 2013, 'Survival after cutaneous melanoma in kidney transplant recipients: A population-based matched cohort study.', in Cancer Research, American Association for Cancer Research, Washington, DC, Vol. 73, presented at 104th Annual Meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), Washington, DC, 06 April 2013 - 10 April 2013, http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1538-7445.AM2013-2540
    Conference Abstracts | 2013
    Webster A; Vajdic C; Chong A; Kelly P; Meagher N; Van Leeuwen M; Grulich A, 2013, 'Survival after cutaneous melanoma in kidney transplant recipients: A national population-based matched cohort study', in Nephrology, Wiley, Vol. 18, pp. 43 - 43, presented at 49th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology, 09 September 2013 - 11 September 2013, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.12121
    Conference Abstracts | 2008
    Grulich A; McCredie M; Van Leeuwen MT; Amin J; Stewart J; McDonald S; Webster A; Kaldor J; Chapman J; Vajdic C, 2008, 'Rates of human papillomavirus (HPV)-related cancers are increased in renal transplant recipients and return to low levels on cessation of immune suppression', in Transplantation, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, Sydney, Vol. 86, pp. 295 - 295, presented at XXII International Congress of The Transplantation Society, Sydney, 10 August 2008 - 14 August 2008, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.tp.0000331938.42935.c5
    Conference Abstracts | 2008
    Vajdic C; Van Leeuwen MT; Amin J; McDonald S; McCredie M; Stewart J; Webster A; Kaldor J; Chapman J; Grulich A, 2008, 'Risk of cutaneous melanoma does not increase over time after renal transplantation', in Transplantation, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, Sydney, Vol. 86, pp. 296 - 296, presented at XXII International Congress of The Transplantation Society, Sydney, 10 August 2008 - 14 August 2008, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.tp.0000331939.20064.c4
    Conference Abstracts | 2008
    Van Leeuwen M; Vajdic CM; Middleton MG; McDonald AM; Law M; Kaldor JM; Grulich AE, 2008, 'Cancer and HIV in Australia: A comparison across early and late HAART periods', in Australasian Society for HIV Medicine - Oral Presentation Abstracts, Australasian Society for HIV Medicine, Perth, presented at 20th Annual Conference of the Australasian Society for HIV Medicine, Perth, 17 September 2008 - 20 September 2008, https://na.eventscloud.com/file_uploads/33bf8a0110496eba33da164e0885004f_ASHM2008-FullHandbook.pdf
    Conference Abstracts | 2008
    Van Leeuwen MT; Grulich A; Webster A; McDonald S; McCredie M; Stewart J; Amin J; Kaldor J; Chapman J; Vajdic C, 2008, 'Currency of receipt of immunosuppressive agents and other risk factors for lip cancer following renal transplantation', in Transplantation, Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health), Sydney, Vol. 86, pp. 101 - 101, presented at XXII International Congress of The Transplantation Society, Sydney, 10 August 2008 - 14 August 2008, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.tp.0000332547.88129.b9
    Conference Abstracts | 2008
    Van Leeuwen MT; Vajdic C; Webster A; McDonald S; McCredie M; Stewart J; Amin J; Kaldor J; Chapman J; Grulich A, 2008, 'Risk for Non-Hodgkin lymphoma following renal transplantation is associated with currency of receipt of immunosuppression and reverts to normal on cessation', in Transplantation, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, Sydney, Vol. 86, pp. 294 - 294, presented at XXII International Congress of The Transplantation Society, Sydney, 10 August 2008 - 14 August 2008, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.tp.0000331934.97193.4e
    Conference Abstracts | 2008
    Van Leeuwen MT; Vajdic CM; Webster AC; McDonald SP; McCredie MRE; Stewart JH; Law M; Kaldor JM; Chapman JR; Grulich AE, 2008, 'Risk factors for lip cancer following renal transplantation', in Cancer Research, American Association for Cancer Research, Vol. 68, pp. 1064 - 1064, presented at 99th AACR Annual Meeting, 12 April 2008 - 16 April 2008, https://aacrjournals.org/cancerres/article/68/9_Supplement/1064/544369/Risk-factors-for-lip-cancer-following-renal
    Conference Abstracts | 2006
    Mcdonald SP; Vajdic C; Van Leeuwen M; Mccredie M; Stewart J; Webster A; Chapman J; Grulich A, 2006, 'Cancer among Australian kidney transplant recipients - outcome of data matching between ANZDATA and the National Cancer Statistics Clearing House (NCSCH)', in Nephrology, Wiley, Vol. 11, pp. A23 - A23, presented at 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1797.2006.00656.x
    Conference Abstracts | 2006
    Mcdonald SP; Vajdic C; Van Leeuwen MT; Mccredie M; Stewart J; Webster A; Chapman J; Grulich A, 2006, 'Cancer among Australians receiving dialysis treatment - outcome of data matching between ANZDATA and the National Cancer Statistics Clearing House (NCSCH)', in Nephrology, Wiley, Vol. 11, pp. A21 - A21, presented at 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1797.2006.00656.x