Faculty Profile

Dr. Ilir Agalliu, M.D., Sc.D.

Ilir Agalliu, M.D., Sc.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology & Population Health

Assistant Professor, Department of Urology

Professional Interests

Areas of Current Research Interest

  • Genetic susceptibility to prostate cancer

  • Association studies between genetic / environmental exposures and prostate cancer risk
  • Impact of lifestyle factors and screening on prostate cancer risk and prognosis following diagnosis
  • Epidemiologic methods of analyzing exposure-response relationships in genetic epidemiologic studies


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Department of Epidemiology and Population Health

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Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Jack and Pearl Resnick Campus
1300 Morris Park Avenue
Belfer Building, Room 1315B
Bronx, NY 10461

Tel: 718.430.2929
Fax: 718.430.2608

Research Information

Media Coverage

Newsweek interviews Dr. Ilir Agalliu about his research with Dr. Robert Burk that found HPV significantly increases the risk of head and neck cancer.

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