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Editors

Ahmedin Jemal, American Cancer Society
Paolo Vineis, Imperial College London
Freddie Bray, International Agency for Research on Cancer
Lindsey Torre, American Cancer Society
David Forman, International Agency for Research on Cancer

MANAGING EDITOR: John Daniel, American Cancer Society
CONTRIBUTING EDITOR: Kimberly Miller, American Cancer Society

Authors

Ajay Aggarwal, Institute of Cancer Policy, King’s Health Partners Integrated Cancer Centre
Claudia Allemani, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Bruce Armstrong, University of Sydney
Francisco Averhoff, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (USA)
Evan Blecher, American Cancer Society
Otis Brawley, American Cancer Society
Freddie Bray, International Agency for Research on Cancer
Iacopo Baussano, International Agency for Research on Cancer
Rolando Camacho, previously of the International Atomic Energy Agency
Michel Coleman, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Nils Daulaire, Office of Global Affairs, United States Department of Health and Human Services
Lynette Denny, Groote Schuur Hospital, South Africa
Rebecca Morton Doherty, Union for International Cancer Control
E. Ulysses Dorotheo, Southeast Asian Tobacco Control Alliance
Jeffrey Drope, American Cancer Society
Brenda Edwards, National Cancer Institute
Ahmed Elzawawy, International Atomic Energy Agency
Nellie Enwerem-Bromson, International Atomic Energy Agency
Sultan Eser, Izmir Cancer Registry
Helen Farrugia, Victorian Cancer Registry
Silvia Franceschi, International Agency for Research on Cancer
David Forman, International Agency for Research on Cancer
Graham Giles, Cancer Epidemiology Intelligence Division, Cancer Council Victoria
Ophira Ginsburg, Faculty of Medicine, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
Jeffrey Glenn, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (USA)
Adele Green, University of Manchester
Prakash Gupta, Healis – Sekhsaria Institute for Public Health
Rakesh Gupta, American Cancer Society – India
Joanna Izewska, International Atomic Energy Agency
Ahmedin Jemal, American Cancer Society
Rachael Joseph, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (USA)
Gabrielle Lamourelle, Office of Global Affairs, United States Department of Health and Human Services
Beatrice Lauby-Secretan, International Agency for Research on Cancer
Judith MacKay, World Lung Foundation
Lauri Markowitz, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (USA)
Marji McCullough, American Cancer Society
Ann McMikel, American Cancer Society
Kimberly Miller, American Cancer Society
Alejandro Mohar, National Cancer Institute of Mexico (INCan)
Diogo Neves, International Atomic Energy Agency
Meg O’Brien, American Cancer Society
Ole Opdalshei, Norwegian Cancer Society (Kreftforinengen)
Iris Pendergast, American Cancer Society
Kunnambath Ramadas, Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum,Kerala State, India
Stefano Rosso, Piedmont Cancer Registry, Centro di Prevenzione Oncologica
Anne Lise Ryel, Norwegian Cancer Society (Kreftforinengen)
Luiz Antonio Santini, National Cancer Institute of Brazil (INCA)
Rengaswamy Sankaranarayanan, International Agency for Research on Cancer
Mona Saraiya, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (USA)
Mohamed Shaalan, Breast Cancer Foundation of Egypt
Edgar Simard, American Cancer Society
Isabelle Soerjomataram, International Agency for Research on Cancer
Eva Steliarova-Foucher, International Agency for Research on Cancer
Charles Stiller, Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford
Michal Stoklosa, American Cancer Society
Kurt Straif, International Agency for Research on Cancer
Richard Sullivan, Institute of Cancer Policy, King’s Health Partners Integrated Cancer Centre
Julie Torode, Union for International Cancer Control
Lindsey Torre, American Cancer Society
Paolo Vineis, Imperial College London
Elizabeth Ward, American Cancer Society
Walter Zoss, Red de Institutos Nacionales de Cáncer/National Network of Cancer Institutes

Acknowledgements

Many individuals have donated their time and expertise in the preparation of the Atlas. In particular, we would like to thank Mathieu Laversanne at the International Agency for Research on Cancer for supplying datasets and invaluable analytical support. For their individual contributions to the Atlas, we would like to thank Rebecca Siegel, Jennifer Greenwald, Elizabeth Mendes, Eleni Berger and Kerri Gober at the American Cancer Society, and Claudia Allemani and Michel Coleman at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

We would also like to express our deep appreciation for our authors and peer reviewers. Our peer reviewers include:
Rachel Ballard-Barbash, National Cancer Institute (USA)
H. Bas Bueno-de-Mesquita, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment (The Netherlands)
Eduardo Cazap, Sociedad Latino Americana y del Caribe de Oncologia Medica
Graham Colditz, Washington University Institute for Public Health and School of Medicine
Vera Luiza da Costa e Silva, National Public Health School, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation
Paul Dickman, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Brenda Edwards, National Cancer Institute (USA)
Tom Glynn, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network
Michael Hanlon, University of Washington, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation
Joe Harford, National Cancer Institute (USA)
Rolando Herrero Acosta, International Agency for Research on Cancer
Mazda Jenab, International Agency for Research on Cancer
Prabhat Jha, St. Michael’s Hospital and University of Toronto, Centre for Global Health Research
Tim Key, University of Oxford, CancerEpidemiology Unit
Jane Kim, Harvard School of Public Health, Program in Health Decision Science
Martha Linet, National Cancer Institute (USA)
Joannie Lortet-Tieulent, American CancerSociety
Max Parkin, University of Oxford
Neil Pearce, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Petra Peeters, Imperial College London, School of Public Health
Michael Peake, National Cancer Intelligence Network (UK)
Paola Pisani, University of Torino
M.R. Rajagopal, Pain and Palliative Care Clinic, Medical College, Calicut
Jonathan Samet, University of Southern California, Institute for Global Health
Robert Smith, American Cancer Society
Lisa Stevens, National Cancer Institute (USA)
Bernard Stewart, Cancer Control Program, South Eastern Sydney Public Health Unit
Diane Summers, GAVI Alliance Secretariat
Catherine Thomson, Information Services Division Scotland
Edward Trimble, National Cancer Institute (USA)
Margaret Tucker, National Cancer Institute (USA)
Walter Willett, Harvard School of Public Health
Martin Wiseman, World Cancer Research Fund International

A number of individuals and organizations provided additional expertise on specific chapters:
Recinda Sherman, North American Association of Central Cancer Registries
Jonathan Lieberman, McCabe Centre, Melbourne
Peter Campbell and Alpa Patel, American Cancer Society
Leanne Riley and Melanie Cowan, World Health Organization
Dana Schneider, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (USA)
Helen Carreira and Rhea Harewood, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
The CONCORD Working Group

Finally, for their diverse talents and design expertise, we would like to thank the teams at Language Dept. and Atlantic Media Strategies.
Language Dept.: Jenn Cash, Tanya Quick, Lizania Cruz, Leah Koransky, Angela Choi, and Niquita Taliaferro
Atlantic Media Strategies: Zach Kalman, Ross Lawrence, Nate LuzodJoan Mcgrath, Lymari Morales, and Nguyet Vuong