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Ms Jennifer Thompson

MSc

Research Degree Student

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LG20

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

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4613

Jennifer is currently studying for her PhD in the design and analysis of stepped wedge cluster randomised trials, funded by the MRC HTMR. She has interests a broad range of statistical methodology including mixed effect models and non parametric methods.

Prior to her PhD she worked for two years at the MRC Clinical Trials Unit at UCL as a trial statistician. She has an MSc in Medical Statistics from the London School of Hygeiene and Tropical Medicine, and a BSc in Mathematics from the University of Birmingham.

Affiliations

Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health
Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology

Centres

Centre for Evaluation
Statistical Methodology

Research

Jennifer's research interests focus on trial statistical methodology. This ranges from trial design such as sample size and power, through to ensuring a robust analysis. She has particular interest in HIV and TB trials in resource limited settings.

Research Area
Clinical trials
Statistical methods
Evaluation
Impact evaluation
Implementation research
Randomised controlled trials
Discipline
Epidemiology
Statistics
Disease and Health Conditions
HIV/AIDS
Tuberculosis
Region
Latin America & Caribbean (all income levels)
Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)
World

Selected Publications

Bias and inference from misspecified mixed-effect models in stepped wedge trial analysis.
Thompson, J.A. ; Fielding, K.L. ; Davey, C. ; Aiken, A.M. ; Hargreaves, J.R. ; Hayes, R.J. ;
Stat Med
Analysis and reporting of stepped wedge randomised controlled trials: synthesis and critical appraisal of published studies, 2010 to 2014.
Davey, C. ; Hargreaves, J. ; Thompson, J.A. ; Copas, A.J. ; Beard, E. ; Lewis, J.J. ; Fielding, K.L. ;
Trials
Designing a stepped wedge trial: three main designs, carry-over effects and randomisation approaches.
Copas, A.J. ; Lewis, J.J. ; Thompson, J.A. ; Davey, C. ; Baio, G. ; Hargreaves, J.R. ;
Trials
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