Senior Research Analyst
Swansea University Medical School
Telephone: (01792) 513492
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I am a Research Officer at Swansea University Medical School with experience of working on a variety of data linkage and research projects. I have a background in computing and various research disciplines which have evolved over time with my experience of working with anonymised data within SAIL Databank, as well as other data from the UK nations, and as part of projects with collaborators including those in the FARR institute CIPHER and IPDLN network.

Areas of Expertise

  • Public Health
  • Epidemiology
  • Routine data & linkage
  • SQL
  • GIS
  • SAIL databank

Publications

  1. & The impact of social deprivation on mortality following hip fracture in England and Wales: a record linkage study. Osteoporosis International 27(9), 2727-2737.
  2. & Review article: the prevalence ofHelicobacter pyloriand the incidence of gastric cancer across Europe. Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics, n/a-n/a.
  3. & Colectomy rates in patients with ulcerative colitis following treatment with infliximab or ciclosporin. European Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology 28(4), 369-382.
  4. & The impact of social deprivation on mortality following acute myocardial infarction, stroke or subarachnoid haemorrhage: A record linkage study. BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 15(1)
  5. & Mortality following Stroke, the Weekend Effect and Related Factors: Record Linkage Study. PLOS ONE 10(6), e0131836

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Key Grants and Projects

  • Electronic Longitudinal Alcohol Study in Communities (ELAStiC) 2015 - 2018

  • Prognostic factors and outcomes for medical emergency admissions 2012 - 2015

    , with Dr S.E.Roberts, Dr K.Thorne

  • CONSTRUCT trial - Comparison of Infliximab and Ciclosporin in acute severe ulcerative colitis 2010 - 2012

Career History

Start Date End Date Position Held Location
2015 Present SAIL Analyst team - Research Officer Swansea University
2015 Present ELAStiC project - Research Officer Swansea University
2012 2015 Wellcome Trust - Research Officer Swansea University
2010 2012 GeneCIS / CONSTRUCT - Research Officer Swansea University
2008 2010 Information and Data Analyst Swansea University