MMathStat (2010) Mathematics and Statistics, Newcastle University
I am currently studying for a PhD in nutritional epidemiology
Roles and Responsibilities
Since completion of my masters degree with a dissertation in epidemiology and statistics I have continued to work on the Newcastle Thousand Families Study with Dr Mark Pearce.
I currently offer support to PhD, MSc and Newcastle work experience students and co-supervise masters level projects.
Ø Lifecourse epidemiology
Ø Cohort studies
Ø Applied statistics
Presentations, Conferences and Courses
Ø August 2013 European Congress of Epidemiology (EUROEPI), Aarhus, Denmark.
Lifecourse predictors of psychological well-being at age 49-51yeas in the Newcastle Thousand Families Study.
Ø May 2013 Advanced Course on Dietary Assessment Methods (acdam), Aberdeen, Scotland, UK.
Ø October 2012 European Child Cohort Network (EUCCONT) and Society for Longitudinal and Life Course Studies (SLLS) conference, Paris, France. Poster
Ø July 2012 Royal Statistical Society (RSS) Statistical Challenges in Lifecourse Research, Leeds, England, UK. Poster
Ø September 2011 Developmental Origins of Health and Disease (DOHaD), Portland, Oregon, USA.
Standardized birth weight predicts psychological well-being age 49-51 years in the Newcastle
Thousand Families Study.
Ø August 2011 International Epidemiology Association (IEA) World Congress of Epidemiology, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Lifecourse predictors of physical activity at age 50 years in the Newcastle Thousand Families Study.
Ø October 2010 Conference of Epidemiological Longitudinal Studies in Europe (CELSE).
I work in collaboration with researchers at the Menzies Health Research Institute, Darwin on the Australian Aboriginal Birth Cohort (ABC) after obtaining a collaborative travel grant from the Royal Society.
Lectures and Seminars
MRes in Medical and Molecular Biosciences (Module: Clinical Epidemiology)
Lecture and Seminar in Measuring Disease Frequency