Prof. Roger Milne

Professor Roger Milne

Head of Cancer Epidemiology Division

BCom, BSW, BA, Grad Dip Clinical Epi, MSc, PhD

Roger is an epidemiologist with expertise in the analysis of genetic and lifestyle data from observational studies, and in international collaboration. He joined Cancer Council Victoria in 2013 and was appointed the Cancer Epidemiology Division’s Head in 2017. He is Chief Investigator of the  Melbourne Collaborative Cohort Study (Health 2020) and the  Australian Breakthrough Cancer Study.

Roger’s work focuses on cancer epidemiology, including genetic and lifestyle-related risk factors, genetic and gene-environment interactions and DNA methylation. He currently holds a World Cancer Research Fund grant to investigate the causes of bladder cancer.


Cancer Epidemiology Division