Danny Youlden

Qualifications: BSc

Job title: Biostatistician

Email: DannyYoulden@cancerqld.org.au

Background: Danny has been with Cancer Council Queensland since June 2005. His primary role is to analyse population-based cancer data, as well as contributing biostatistical support for other research programs within the VCRCC. He has been the lead author on several reports examining the descriptive epidemiology of cancer in Queensland as well as childhood cancer throughout Australia. Prior to joining CCQ, Danny spent 15 years working as a statistician for Queensland Health and the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

Research interests: Descriptive epidemiology of cancer, paediatric cancer, second primary cancers.

Current Research Projects:

  • Analysis of data from the Australian Paediatric Cancer Registry and the Queensland Cancer Registry
  • International descriptive epidemiology for selected cancers
  • Patterns of care for Prostate Cancer (ProsCan)
  • Colorectal Cancer Area Level Inequalities (CALI)
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