Dr Joachim Schüz is the head of the Section of Environment and Radiation at IARC since August 2010. Previously he was head of the Department of Statistics and Epidemiology at the Institute of Cancer Epidemiology at the Danish Cancer Society in Copenhagen. His main research profile is epidemiology of childhood cancers, radiation epidemiology and statistical methods in epidemiology. Dr Schüz is a member of the EU Scientific Committee on Emerging and Newly Identified Health Risks (SCENIHR), Vice President of the Bioelectromagnetics Society, Editor-in-Chief of Cancer Epidemiology, and a member of the Non-Ionizing Radiation Expert Group of the German Commission on Radiation Protection.
Dr Isabelle Deltour is a statistician and visiting scientist in the Section of Environment and Radiation at IARC. Her main own research area is time trends of brain tumor incidence rates and its possible relationship to non-ionizing and ionizing radiation. She is a very experienced statistician and has worked in statistical consulting of epidemiological studies for the last 3 years.