Barbara Hulka


Kenan Professor Emeritus



1952  Radcliffe College  Applied Music

1954  Julliard School of Music  Music

1959  Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons  Medicine

1961  Columbia School of Public Health and Administration

Research Interests

  • Aging
  • Breastfeeding
  • Health administration

 Key Publications

Huang WY, Newman B, Millikan RC, Schell MJ, Hulka BS, Moorman PG (2000)
Hormone-related factors and risk of breast cancer in relation to estrogen receptor and progesterone receptor status.
American Journal of Epidemiology: vol.151, p.703-14.

Huang WY, Newman B, Millikan RC, Conway K, Hulka BS, Schell MJ, Liu ET (2000)
Risk of breast cancer according to the status of HER-2/neu oncogene amplification.
Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention: vol.9, p.65-71.

Stark A, Hulka BS, Joens S, Novotny D, Thor AD, Wold LE, Schell MJ, Melton LJ 3rd, Liu ET, Conway K (2000)
HER-2/neu amplification in benign breast disease and the risk of subsequent breast cancer.
Journal of Clinical Oncology: vol.18, p.267-74.

Hulka BS, Kerkvliet NL, Tugwell P (2000)
Experience of a scientific panel formed to advise the federal judiciary on silicone breast implants.
New England Journal of Medicine: vol.342, p.812-5. Janowsky EC, Kupper LL, Hulka BS (2000)
Meta-analyses of the relation between silicone breast implants and the risk of connective-tissue diseases.
New England Journal of Medicine: vol.342, p.781-90.