Vittorio Krogh, INT

Dr Vittorio Krogh

Role and contribution

Dr Krogh leads the Milan cohort of EPIC and participates in InterAct through the case ascertainment and verification workpackages 1.1 and 1.2.

Scientific profile

2005, Italian Co-ordinator of the project "EPIC Elderly NAH". Granted by European Commission.

2005, Co-ordinator of the project "Endogenous Hormones and Premenopausal Breast Cancer Risk". Granted by NIH/NCI. 2003-2005, Co-investigator in "Second expert report- Food, Nutrition, Physical Activity and the Prevention of Cancer: a Global Perspective", Granted by World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRF). 2002-2005, PI for the ORDET Study of the Pooling Project of Prospective Studies of Diet and Cancer. Collaborative Project involving the main European and North American Cohort Studies established to examining the association between dietary factor and cancer. Granted by NIH/NCI. 1994-2005, PI of the Alpine Troup Project, Prospective study on Diet and chronic diseases in a cohort of Alpine Troup. Granted by Italian National Council for the Research (CNR) and by Italian Ministry of Scientific Research. 1992-2005, Co-ordinator of the Varese centre for EPIC Project (European Prospective Investigation on Cancer and Diet), European multicentre study on the role of diet in the aetiology of cancer. Granted by European Community and by Italian Association for Research on Cancer (AIRC).