Natalie Holowko

Natalie Holowko

Research Specialist
Visiting address: Maria Aspmans gata 30A, 17164 Solna
Postal address: K2 Medicin, Solna, K2 KEP Stephansson, 171 77 Stockholm

About me

  • Epidemiologist working with questions related to perinatal and breast cancer epidemiology.

    I have a background in public health and a strong interest in social inequalities over the life course. I am experienced in social, perinatal/reproductive, and cancer epidemiology and am a part of the Reproductive Epidemiology group (Olof Stephansson) at the Department of

    *Post Doc. *Breast cancer epidemiology/ /(2017-2021)/, /Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
    *Ph.D. *Epidemiology (2016), The University of Queensland, Australia
    *M.Sc. *Population Health (2012), Stockholm University, Sweden


  • My research career to date falls under the overarching theme of women’s health, including: social inequalities in health, social determinants of health, life course epidemiology, reproductive epidemiology and cancer epidemiology. I am experienced in data management and contemporary epidemiological methods for data analysis, including extensive use of Swedish register data and longitudinal data sets.

    Within the reproductive epidemiology group I work on a number of projects, including how the organisation of healthcare influences safety during
    childbirth and studies related to diabetes during pregnancy.


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  • Research Specialist, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, 2021-


  • Silvia Segovia Chacón, Pharmacoepidemiological studies of medication use in reproductive-aged and pregnant women: focus on hypnotics and treatments for migraine,, 2023

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