BSc MSc PhD
of Medical Statistics
Richard is a Medical Statistician and has been at the School since 2004, when he arrived to undertake a PhD. He works in the Department of Medical Statistics.
He is the organiser and lecturer for the Introduction to Statistical Computing module and contributes to teaching on the module Advanced Statistical Methods in Epidemiology, as well as the short course Causal Inference in Epidemiology: Recent Methodological Developments.
Richard is currently working on a project investigating long-term severe non-dermatological outcomes in eczema using Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD) data. 
Richard's previous research projects include (most recent first):
i) As part of the Global Asthma Network, which was established in 2012 to improve asthma care globally, with a focus on low- and middle-income countries, through enhanced surveillance, research collaboration, capacity building and access to quality-assured essential medicines, and the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood. [1, 2]
ii) A Medical Research Council-funded project on optimising methods for measuring the effects of neighbourhood environments on diet, physical activity, smoking, alcohol intake and cardiovascular risk in older people in the UK. [1, 2, 3]
You can access most of Richard's publications via the School's repository, Research Online, here.