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Since 2002 I have been Professor of Public Health Epidemiology in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, and also Head of Statistics at Health Protection Scotland (HPS). I have a joint appointment in the two institutes where I lead a team of researchers in statistics and public health epidemiology and manage the statistical research and consultancy service at HPS. In 2010 I was appointed as a senior research fellow with the International Prevention Research Institute, Lyon, France (http://www.i-pri.org/).
I am an applied statistician with interests in the application of Statistics over a wide variety of disciplines. Presently my main research interest is in statistical modelling of infectious diseases and in epidemiological studies. This involves work on statistical methods for the analyses of linked data, mapping diseases, pharmaco-epidemiology studies, which are linked to the FARR Institute Scotland, population simulation models for infectious diseases, meta analysis and the design of disease surveillance systems.
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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):
Doctor of Philosophy, University of Kent
Award Date: 1 Jan 1981
Master of Science, University of Kent
Award Date: 1 Jan 1977
Bachelor of Science, University of Edinburgh
Award Date: 1 Jan 1976
Senior Research Fellow, International Prevention Research Institute
1 Jul 2010 → …
Head of Statistics, Health Protection Scotland
1 Jan 2002 → …
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Assessing safety at the end of clinical trials using system organ classes: a case and comparative studyCarragher, R. & Robertson, C., 24 Jun 2021, (E-pub ahead of print) In: Pharmaceutical Statistics. 10 p.
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Bed-days and costs associated with the inpatient burden of healthcare-associated infection in the UKManoukian, S., Stewart, S., Graves, N., Mason, H., Robertson, C., Kennedy, S., Pan, J., Kavanagh, K., Haahr, L., Adil, M., Dancer, S. J., Cook, B. & Reilly, J., 1 Aug 2021, In: Journal of Hospital Infection. 114, p. 43-50 8 p.
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