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Our Co-Investigators & Friends

POI has been privileged to work with talented professionals from all over the world.  Listed below are some of the distinguished investigators with whom we have conducted clinical trials and published manuscripts. It is with the continued support and involvement of these individuals and their affiliated institutions  that makes the accomplishments of POI possible.




Youlin Qiao MD PhD – Chairman, Department of Epidemiology, Cancer Institute/Hospital of the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences (Co-PI)

Ruifang Wu MD - Chairman, Department of OB/Gyn Peking University Shenzhen Hospital (Co-PI)

Xin Yi - Executive Vice President, BGI-Healthcare; Assistant Dean, BGI-Research; Director, Science technology translational medicine centre, BGI Shenzhen

Jing Zou – Product Development Manager, BGI, Shenzhen

Michael Yang PhD MACS - Chair Professor of Chemistry and the Director of the Biotech and Health Centre of City University of Hong Kong.


Christine Enerson MD – POI Mexico (Co-PI)

Jorge Salmeron  MD DSc – Jefe de la Unidad de Investigacion Epidemiologica y en Servicios de Salud. Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Cuernavaca Morelos, Mexico   (Co-Investigator)


Carlos Vallejos Solguren MD – Ex Officio Institutional Chief Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Neoplasicas – INEN Lima, Peru  (Co-PI)

Carlos Santos Ortiz MD – Ginecology Oncology Department Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Neoplasicas – INEN Lima, Peru (Co-investigator)

Dominican Republic

Luis B Rojas MD – Head Gynecology Hospital Maternadad Nuestra Senora de la Altagracia, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (Co-PI)


Marc Arbyn MD – Unit of Cancer Epidemiology, Scientific Institute of Public Health Brussels, Belgium (Co-Investigator)


Ed Schuuring EMD – Department of Pathology,University Medical Center Groningen,the Netherlands (Co-Investigator)

United States of America

Phil Castle MPH PhD - Co-Founder, Chairman, and Executive Director, Global Coalition against Cervical Cancer, Inc., Arlington, VA

Jennifer Smith MPH PhD - Research Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill North Carolina

Patti Gravitt PhD MS – Professor, Department of Pathology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center