Marina Kvaskoff


Marina Kvaskoff is an Epidemiologist and Tenured Scientist at the National Institute of Health and Medical Research (Inserm) in France. She is leading a research group focused on the epidemiology of endometriosis and women’s health. Her research interests span the descriptive epidemiology of endometriosis, its risk factors, progression, heterogeneity, and long-term consequences. She is leading projects in several population-based cohorts and is the PI of ComPaRe-Endometriosis, a prospective e-cohort of several thousands of patients with endometriosis and/or adenomyosis. She is President of the Scientific Committee of the French Foundation for Research on Endometriosis and of the Early-Career Board of the World Endometriosis Society.

Relevant publications

  • Kvaskoff M, Mahamat-Saleh Y, Farland LV, Shigesi N, Terry KL, Harris HR, Roman H, Becker CM, As-Sanie S, Zondervan KT, Horne AW, Missmer SA. Endometriosis and cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Hum Reprod Update 2021;27(2):393-420
  • Kvaskoff M, Bijon A, Clavel-Chapelon F, Mesrine S, Boutron-Ruault MC. Childhood and adolescent exposures and the risk of endometriosis. Epidemiology 2013; 24(2):261-9