Department of Medical Statistics, University Goettingen

Dr. Judith Heinz


Project Management

Phone:
0551-39-64997
Telefax:
0551-39-4995
E-Mail:
Judith.Heinz@med.uni-goettingen.de
Office room:
Humboldtallee 32, GF, 154
Short vita

Since 04.2015 Project manager of funded projects at the
Department of Medical Statistics at the
University Medical Center Göttingen
04.2010 - 03.2015 Scientist and deputy head of the Department Cancer
Epidemiology/Clinical Cancer Registry at the
University Cancer Center Hamburg at the
University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf
02.2009 - 03.2010 Scientist (study coordination of a population based
case-control study) at the
Department of Medical Biometry and Epidemiology at the
University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf
01.2002 - 01.2009 PhD thesis at the Martin-Luther-University Halle:
"Hyperhomocysteinaemia, related vitamins and mortality
in patients with end-stage renal disease: results of
observational investigations and a randomized controlled,
clinical trial" (summa cum laude)
10.1997 - 12.2001 Study Science of Nutrition at the
Anhalt University of Applied Science, Bernburg

Awards and Grants
Publications

  Book chapter

Jutta Dierkes, Judith Heinz. B-vitamins in patients with renal disease. In: Vitamins in the prevention of human disease, 2011 Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co. KG, Berlin/New York.


  Publications (first author)

Heinz J, Kropf S, Domröse U, Westphal S, Borucki K, Luley C, Neumann KH, Dierkes J. B-Vitamins and the Risk of total Mortality and Cardiovascular Disease in End-Stage Renal Disease. Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial. Circulation. 2010; 121:1432-1438.

Heinz J, Kropf S, Luley C, Dierkes J. Homocysteine as a Risk Factor for Cardiovascular Disease in Patients Treated by Dialysis: A Meta-Analysis. Am J Kidney Dis. 2009; 54:478-489.

Heinz J, Domröse U, Luley C, Westphal S, Kropf S, Neumann KH, Dierkes J. Influence of a Supplementation with Vitamins on Cardiovascular Morbidity and Mortality in Patients with End-stage Renal Disease: Design and Baseline Data of a Randomized Clinical Trial. Clin Nephrol. 2009; 71:363-365.

Heinz J, Domröse U, Westphal S, Luley C, Neumann KH, Dierkes J. Washout of Water-Soluble Vitamins and of Homocysteine during Haemodialysis - Effect of High-Flux and Low-Flux Dialyzer Membranes. Nephrology 2008; 13:384-389

Heinz J, Kästner S, Seewald M, Pötzsch S. Unzureichende Umsetzung der perikonzeptionellen Folsäureeinnahme zur Prävention von Neuralrohrdefekten. Geburtsh Frauenheilk 2006; 66:156-162

Heinz J, Dierkes J. Die Bedeutung von Folsäure für die Gesundheit in verschiedenen Lebensphasen - Teil 1: Folsäure und Neuralrohrdefekte. Ernährung und Medizin 2004; 19:141-146

Heinz J, Dierkes J. Die Bedeutung von Folsäure für die Gesundheit in verschiedenen Lebensphasen - Teil 2: Folsäure und kardiovaskuläre Erkrankungen. Ernährung und Medizin 2004; 19:194-199


  Publications (collaborations) (2012 - 2019)

Andreas S, Röver C, Heinz J, Straube S, Watz H, Friede T. Decline of COPD exacerbations in clinical trials over two decades - a systematic review and meta-regression. Respir Res. 2019 Aug 16;20(1):186. [Full text]

Buentzel J, Heinz J, Hinterthaner M, Schöndube FA, Straube C, Roever C, Emmert A. Robotic versus thoracoscopic thymectomy: The current evidence. Int J Med Robot. 2017 Dec;13(4) [Full text]

Buentzel J, Straube C, Heinz J, Roever C, Beham A, Emmert A, Hinterthaner M, Danner BC, Emmert A. Thymectomy via open surgery or robotic video assisted thoracic surgery: Can a recommendation already be made? Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Jun;96(24) [Full text]



Eulenburg C, Schroeder J, Obi N, Heinz J, Seibold P, Rudolph A, Chang-Claude J, Flesch-Janys D. A Comprehensive Multistate Model Analyzing Associations of Various Risk Factors With the Course of Breast Cancer in a Population-Based Cohort of Breast Cancer Cases. Am J Epidemiol. 2016; 183:325-334.

Obi N, Heinz J, Seibold P, Vrieling A, Rudolph A, Chang-Claude J, Berger J, Flesch-Janys D. Relationship between menopausal hormone therapy and mortality after breast cancer The MARIEplus study, a prospective case cohort. Int J Cancer. 2016; 138:2098-2108.

Schmidt ME, Chang-Claude J, Seibold P, Vrieling A, Heinz J, Flesch-Janys D, Steindorf K. Determinants of long-term fatigue in breast cancer survivors: results of a prospective patient cohort study. Psychooncology. 2015; 24:40-46.

Seibold P, Vrieling A, Heinz J, Obi N, Sinn HP, Flesch-Janys D, Chang-Claude J. Pre-diagnostic smoking behaviour and poorer prognosis in a German breast cancer patient cohort - Differential effects by tumour subtype, NAT2 status, BMI and alcohol intake. Cancer Epidemiol. 2014; 38:419-426.

Obi N, Gornyk D, Heinz J, Vrieling A, Seibold P, Chang-Claude J, Flesch-Janys D. Determinants of newly diagnosed comorbidities among breast cancer survivors. J Cancer Surviv. 2014; 8:384-393.

Seibold P, Vrieling A, Johnson TS, Buck K, Behrens S, Kaaks R, Linseisen J, Obi N, Heinz J, Flesch-Janys D, Chang-Claude J. Enterolactone concentrations and prognosis after postmenopausal breast cancer: Assessment of effect modification and meta-analysis. Int J Cancer. 2014; 135:923-933.

Vrieling A, Seibold P, Johnson TS, Heinz J, Obi N, Kaaks R, Flesch-Janys D, Chang-Claude J. Circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D and postmenopausal breast cancer survival: Influence of tumor characteristics and lifestyle factors? Int J Cancer. 2014; 134:2972-2983.

Nickels S, Vrieling A, Seibold P, Heinz J, Obi N, Flesch-Janys D, Chang-Claude J. Mortality and recurrence risk in relation to the use of lipid-lowering drugs in a prospective breast cancer patient cohort. PLoS One. 2013; 8:e75088.

Schmidt ME, Chang-Claude J, Vrieling A, Seibold P, Heinz J, Obi N, Flesch-Janys D, Steindorf K. Association of pre-diagnosis physical activity with recurrence and mortality among women with breast cancer. Int J Cancer. 2013; 133:1431-1440.

Vrieling A, Buck K, Seibold P, Heinz J, Obi N, Flesch-Janys D, Chang-Claude J. Dietary patterns and survival in German postmenopausal breast cancer survivors. Br J Cancer. 2013; 108:188-192.

Siddiq A, Couch FJ, Chen GK et al. A meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies of breast cancer identifies two novel susceptibility loci at 6q14 and 20q11. Hum Mol Genet. 2012; 21:5373-5384.

Vrieling A, Buck K, Heinz J, Obi N, Benner A, Flesch-Janys D, Chang-Claude J. Pre-diagnostic alcohol consumption and postmenopausal breast cancer survival: a prospective patient cohort study. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2012; 136:195-207.

Zaineddin AK, Buck K, Vrieling A, Heinz J, Flesch-Janys D, Linseisen J, Chang-Claude J. The association between dietary lignans, phytoestrogen-rich foods, and fiber intake and postmenopausal breast cancer risk: a German case-control study. Nutr Cancer. 2012; 64:652-665.

Schmidt ME, Chang-Claude J, Vrieling A, Heinz J, Flesch-Janys D, Steindorf K. Fatigue and quality of life in breast cancer survivors: temporal courses and long-term pattern. J Cancer Surviv. 2012; 6:11-19.