1995 …2021

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Biography

Current Role

Senior Biostatistician specialising in clinical trials in Oncology and Cardiovascular disease.

Key responsibilities

  • creating statistical designs for clinical trials
  • conducting corresponding statistical analyses
  • generating statistical reports of clinical trial findings
  • preparing manuscripts for external peer review publication
  • contributing to grant applications for funding
  • preparing ethics committee submissions.

 

Key research interests

  • Flexible parametric survival modelling
  • Modelling of zero-inflated data

 

Publishing Highlights

Impact: Concluded that novel imaging using prostate-specific membrane antigen (PSMA) PET-CT improves accuracy and management of high-risk localised prostate cancer.

Impact: Introduced a linear binary classifier which optimises the area under the ROC curve adopting the AUC statistic as its objective function.

Impact: Concluded that in patients with inoperable peripherally located stage 1 NSCLC, compared with standard radiotherapy, SABR (Stereotactic Ablative Body Radiotherapy) resulted in superior local control of the primary disease without an increase in major toxicity.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

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