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 Expert  729112

Expert in Epidemiology, Legal Epidemiology, Genetic Epidemiology, Systematic Reviews and Disease Causation


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West Midlands
United Kingdom
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Expert is Professor and head of the Unit of Urologic and Genetic Epidemiology at the Expert's University (UK) and Vice-President of the European Epidemiology Federation. He holds an honorary professorship at Huiyang People's Hospital (China) and is visiting professor and head of the department of Complex Genetics at Expert's University, the Netherlands. He received a Bachelor degree in Occupational Therapy in 1994; three Master degrees in Health Science, Epidemiology and Genetic Epidemiology in 1997, 1998 and 2002; a PhD degree in Cancer Epidemiology in 2001 and was promoted to Chair in 2006. He has published over 100 scientific papers mainly on Causal Epidemiology, Research Synthesis and Twin Studies, with special emphasis on Child Development, Diabetes and Urological Cancers. He serves on the boards of Netherlands Society of Epidemiology and the International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. He is director of a contract research and training organisation that provides short-term research support, research reports based on evidence synthesis and training Seminars in the fields of Classical Epidemiology, Genetic Epidemiology and Legal Epidemiology.
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biostatistics

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bladder cancer

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cancer

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cancer causation

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cancer epidemiology

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cancer prognosis

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chronic disease

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chronic disease epidemiology

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disease etiology

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environmental epidemiology

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epidemiology

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evidence based medicine

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forensic investigation

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forensic medicine

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gene

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genotype

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health effect

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heredity

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human genetics

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human genome

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kidney cancer

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medical causation

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medical statistics

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negligence

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occupational epidemiology

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prostate cancer

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tort law

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urologic cancer

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urology

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systematic review

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genetic epidemiology


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Education:
Year   Degree   Subject   Institution  
2001   PhD   Epidemiology   Expert's University, Maastricht, the Netherlands  
2002   MSc   Genetic Epidemiology   Erasmus University, Rotterdam, the Netherlands  
1998   MSc   Epidemiology   Expert's University, Maastricht, the Netherlands  
1997   MSc   Health Education and Promotion   Expert's University, Maastricht, the Netherlands  
1994   BSc   Occupational Therapy   Zuyd University, Hoensbroek, The Netherlands  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

2004 to

 

(Undisclosed University)

 

Department of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

 

Full Professor, Head of Unit

 

Head of Unit of Urologic and Genetic Epidemiology

2007 to

 

(Undisclosed University)

 

Genetics and Cell Biology

 

Visiting Professor, Interim head of department

 

Interim head of department of Complex Genetics


Career Accomplishments:
Professional Appointments

Vice-President of the European Epidemiology Federation

Awards/Recognition

Visiting Professor, Catholic University Leuven, Belgium; Honorary Professor, Huiyang People's Hospital, Huizhou, China; Visiting Professor, Expert's University, the Netherlands.


Publications:
Publications and Patents Summary

Published over 100 scientific epidemiologic papers


Consulting Services:
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Additional Skills and Services:
Training/Seminars

- Develop a Systematic Review - Complex Genetics & Genetic Epidemiology - Introduction to Epidemiology - Legal Epidemiology: Scientific and Statistical Concepts of Causation in Disease and Injury - The Art of Science: How to become an Effective Scientist - Introduction to Biostatistics


 

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