Professor Sinead Brophy
Professor (CIPHER)
Swansea University Medical School
Telephone: (01792) 602058
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Room: Cellular Office - 205
Second Floor
Data Science Building
Singleton Campus


  1. & School achievement as a predictor of depression and self-harm in adolescence: linked education and health record study. The British Journal of Psychiatry 212(4), 215-221.
  2. & Teenage recommendations to improve physical activity for their age group: a qualitative study. BMC Public Health 18(1)
  3. & Correction to: Risk of Adverse Outcomes for Older People with Dementia Prescribed Antipsychotic Medication: A Population Based e-Cohort Study. Neurology and Therapy
  4. & Perianal Crohn's disease and infliximab therapy. Surgeon 2
  5. & Development of an algorithm for determining smoking status and behaviour over the life course from UK electronic primary care records. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 17(1)

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  • PM-304 Biomolecular Research Project


  • PMIM202 Health Data Modelling

    Health data scientists are expected to work with diverse data sources. Modelling data encompasses setting up database models and analysing the data using statistical models. The objective of this module is to raise the awareness of students about the various processes of data modelling and the key operations involved in the data processing of large and diverse datasets.

  • PMIM301 Using Secondary Health Data

    Students will study data quality and management, secondary uses of clinical data, service improvement and clinical audit. Academic skills are developed and enhanced by an introduction to quantitative research methodologies. Students will be introduced to statistical software such as SPSS.


  • Exploring the Potential Use of Telehealth to Improve the Diagnostic Process of Autism Spectrum Disorder in Wales, UK.«br /» (current)

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    Other supervisor: Dr Jodie Croxall
  • Physical literacy of children and perceptions of physical development from primary to secondary age children«br /» (current)

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    Other supervisor: Prof Gareth Stratton
  • The transitioning needs of students with autism pre-admission and throughout their studies (current)

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    Other supervisor: Dr Claire Vogan Mccabe
  • Active Children Through Individual Vouchers – Evaluation (ACTIVE): a mixed method randomised control trial to improve the health and socialisation of teenagers. (current)

    Student name:
    Other supervisor: Prof Damon Berridge
  • HAPPEN: Health and Attainment of Pupils involved in a Primary Education Network (current)

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    Other supervisor: Prof Ronan Lyons
  • 'Population based ankylosing spondylitis electronic cohort' (awarded 2017)

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