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Research FellowCarrie Innes

MSc(Dist) PhD(Otago)

Tel +64 3 364 4625
Extn 85625


Research interests

Carrie is involved in a wide variety of projects based in Christchurch Hospital and clinical departments of the University of Otago, Christchurch.

Her focus is primarily on data analysis for

  • The PRINCess study - undertaking longitudinal analysis of observational management in young women with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grade 2
  • Impact of human papillomavirus (HPV) Immunisation on high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN2/3) rates in young women - an audit of national cervical screening programme (NCSP) data matched with HPV vaccination data from the National Immunisation Register.


Saito, M., Rajesh, A., Innes, C., van der Griend, R., Fitzgerald, P., Simcock, B., Sykes, P., & Hibma, M. (2022). Blimp-1 is a prognostic indicator for progression of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grade 2. Journal of Cancer Research & Clinical Oncology, 148, 1991-2002. doi: 10.1007/s00432-022-03993-4
Journal - Research Article
Taghavi, K., Lamb, J., MacNab, H., Innes, C., Peddie, D., Harker, D., Williman, J., Sykes, P., & Simcock, B. (2022). Patient choice may improve adherence to follow-up in cervical screening: A randomised-control trial. New Zealand Medical Journal, 135(1550), 134-144. Retrieved from
Journal - Research Other
Sykes, P. H., Simcock, B. J., Innes, C. R., Harker, D., Williman, J. A., Whitehead, M., van der Griend, R. A., … Hibma, M., … Petrich, S., … Sadler, L. (2022). Predicting regression of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grade 2 in women under 25 years. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 226, 222.e1-222.e13. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2021.09.009
Journal - Research Article
Innes, C. R. H., Williman, J. A., Simcock, B. J., Hider, P., Sage, M., Dempster-Rivett, K., … Sykes, P. H. (2020). Impact of human papillomavirus vaccination on rates of abnormal cervical cytology and histology in young New Zealand women. New Zealand Medical Journal, 133(1508), 72-84. Retrieved from
Journal - Research Article
Innes, C. R., Sykes, P. H., Harker, D., Williman, J. A., Van der Griend, R. A., Whitehead, M., Hibma, M., … Petrich, S., Faherty, J., … Simcock, B. J. (2018). Changes in human papillomavirus genotypes associated with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grade 2 lesions in a cohort of young women (2013–2016). Papillomavirus Research, 6, 77-82. doi: 10.1016/j.pvr.2018.10.010
Journal - Research Article
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