Keren Papier




Dr Keren Papier

Postdoctoral Associate

Nutritional Epidemiologist, Nuffield Department of Population Health

Keren is a Nutritional Epidemiologist at the Cancer Epidemiology Unit, in the Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford. Her research uses large-scale epidemiological studies to assess the burden and determinants of non-communicable diseases in different populations. Her international research settings include: Thailand, Philippines, Australia, and the UK. At the Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Keren’s research focuses on associations of diet (particularly meat), lifestyle, and other health factors (e.g. biomarkers and anthropometry) with disease. Before coming to the UK, Keren obtained a Bachelor of Public Health Nutrition (Honours I) from Griffith University and a PhD in Epidemiology from the Australian National University, for which she assessed the incidence and risk factors of emerging type 2 diabetes mellitus in Thailand.