About the Authors

Melina Arnold

arnoldm@iarc.fr (MA); hantoncu@uci.edu (HAC)

Affiliation Section of Cancer Surveillance, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France

Luohua Jiang

Affiliation Department of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, California, United States of America

Marcia L. Stefanick

Affiliation Stanford Prevention Research Center, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America

Karen C. Johnson

Affiliation Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

Dorothy S. Lane

Affiliation Department of Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook University School of Medicine, Stony Brook, New York, United States of America

Erin S. LeBlanc

Affiliation Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, Portland, Oregon, United States of America

Ross Prentice

Affiliation Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Thomas E. Rohan

Affiliation Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America

Beverly M. Snively

Affiliation Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States of America

Mara Vitolins

Affiliation Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States of America

Oleg Zaslavsky

Affiliation Faculty of Health Sciences and Social Welfare, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel

Isabelle Soerjomataram

Affiliation Section of Cancer Surveillance, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France

Hoda Anton-Culver

arnoldm@iarc.fr (MA); hantoncu@uci.edu (HAC)

Affiliation Department of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

I have read the journal's policy and the authors of this manuscript have the following competing interests: ESL’s institution has received grant funding from the National Institute of Health, AHRQ, Merck, Amgen, Bristol Meyers Squibb, and Astrazeneca for her research work that is unrelated to the current study.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MA IS MLS HAC. Analyzed the data: MA LJ. Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: MA. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: MA LJ MLS KCJ DSL ESL RP TER BMS MV OZ IS HAC. Agree with the manuscript’s results and conclusions: MA LJ MLS KCJ DSL ESL RP TER BMS MV OZ IS HAC. All authors have read, and confirm that they meet, ICMJE criteria for authorship.