Women's Environment, Cancer, and Radiation Epidemiology (WECARE) Study

Contact: Jonine Bernstein, Ph.D.

Study Website: https://www.mskcc.org/departments/epidemiology-biostatistics/epidemiology/women-environmental-and-radiation-epidemiology-study-wecareExternal Web Site Policy

Number of Enrolled Cancer Patients/Survivors: 2,100+; 2,000 currently being enrolled
Years of Diagnoses of Enrolled Cancer Patients/Survivors: 1985-2011
Approximate Years of Follow-up: Same
Cancer Sites Represented: Breast
Biological Specimens Collected: Blood/Blood Fraction
Buccal Cells
Treatment Outcome Measures: Physician/Medical Record Reported
  • Other: second primary
  • None
Co-morbidities at Study Entry: None
Lifestyle Factors: Smoking
Alcohol Use
Physical Activity
Body Mass Index
Weight Loss/Control
Treatment Data: Surgery
Hormonal Therapy
Treatment Data Assessed By: Chart Abstraction
Patient Reported Questionnaire
Is the study open to collaboration? Yes

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