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Mr Matthew Smith

BSc MSc GradStat AMIMA

Research Degree Student
of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Tel.
020 7636 8636 ext.2495

In 2015, Matthew graduated in Mathematics and Statistics from Nottingham; he then completed a Masters in Medical Statistics at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) in 2017. He is continuing his research in cancer survival as a Research Degree Student in Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the LSHTM, and he is aiming to complete his PhD in 2020.

Affiliations

Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health
Department of Non-communicable Disease Epidemiology

Centres

Centre for Global Chronic Conditions
Statistical Methodology

Teaching

Matthew is currently a seminar leader for the courses: Statistical Methods in Epidemiology, Design and Analysis of Epidemiological Studies, and Statistics for Epidemiology and Population Health. He is a seminar assistant for the short course "Cancer Survival: Principles, Methods and Applications". Matthew is also a Student Representative for the Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health.

Research

Matthew's main interests are in developing methodologies to investigate the inequalities in cancer survival, with a focus surrounding the effects of comorbidities on the survival of patients with non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Research Area
Ageing
Health inequalities
Health outcomes
Health services research
Statistical methods
Health services
Discipline
Epidemiology
Mathematics
Statistics
Bioinformatics
Disease and Health Conditions
Cancer
Non-communicable diseases
Country
United Kingdom
Region
Euro area
European Union