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Andrew Prayle

Clinical Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences



Andrew graduated from Nottingham in 2003 with a BMBS and entered clinical practice. He commenced the paediatric postgraduate training scheme in 2005. In 2009, he commenced a PhD in child health, and was awarded a NIHR Doctoral Research Fellowship in 2010, where he studied biomarkers of toxicity in children and adults with cystic fibrosis. After a further period of clinical practice he returned to research and holds a NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer post in Child Health.

Expertise Summary

Clinical research studies: Andrew ran the CEFIT study (a cross sectional observational clinical study) and the CRITIC study (a randomised phase IV pharmacokinetic study). Andrew uses MWPharm for pharmaocokinetic modelling.

In the laboratory, Andrew measured biomarkers of kidney toxicity in urine samples.

Andrew has an interest in understanding how clinical trials influence research practice, and has ongoing projects in this area. Andrew is interested in applying machine learning to clinical problems.

Andrew teaches an informal seminar series on the R language for statistics within his division.

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University of Nottingham
Medical School
Nottingham, NG7 2UH

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