Professor John Matthews
Professor of Medical Statistics

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  • Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7259
  • Address: School of Mathematics and Statistics
    University of Newcastle
    Newcastle upon Tyne
    NE1 7RU

Roles and Responsibilities

Deputy Head of School 

Teaching and Curriculum Co-ordinator for Statistics

President, British & Irish Region of the International Biometric Society

Research Interests


    Medical Statistics
    Clinical Trials, especially Crossover Trials
    Bayesian Design in Medicine, especially for Bioassays
    Repeated Measurements
    Methods for estimating cerebral blood flow using the Kety-Schmidt technique