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Tricia McKeever

Associate Professor & Readerin Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences

Contact

  • workRoom C115 Clinical Sciences Building
    Nottingham City Hospital
    Hucknall Road
    Nottingham
    NG5 1PB
    UK
  • work0115 823 1721
  • fax0115 823 1946

Biography

Dr Tricia McKeever graduated from the University of St. Thomas in Minnesota, having studied Biology. She went on to study for her Master's in Epidemiology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, then for her PhD at the University of Nottingham, where she is now an Associate Professor.

Expertise Summary

Keywords:

Medical statistics, meta-analysis, epidemiology

Teaching Summary

Dr McKeever co-coordinates and teaches on the module Research Methods in Epidemiology with Basic Statics, as well as co-ordinating and teaching on the Advanced Statistical Methods module. She also… read more

Research Summary

Dr McKeever's main area of research interest is early life risk factors for the development of asthma and other allergic diseases including use of antibiotics, exposure to infections, vaccination… read more

Selected Publications

  • Thorax- Statistical Editor
  • Wellcome Research Training Fellowship in Clinical Epidemiology 2002-2006
  • Postgraduate PhD Co-ordinator for the Division

Dr McKeever co-coordinates and teaches on the module Research Methods in Epidemiology with Basic Statics, as well as co-ordinating and teaching on the Advanced Statistical Methods module. She also teaches on the Further Methods in Epidemiology module and Introduction to Stata for Epidemiological Analysis for the Graduate School.

Current Research

Dr McKeever's main area of research interest is early life risk factors for the development of asthma and other allergic diseases including use of antibiotics, exposure to infections, vaccination history and other environmental factors in both developed and developing countries.

She is currently researching the effect of diet on lung health, examining how diet can affect the prevalence, incidence and natural history of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. She is also investigating the epidemiology of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF).

School of Medicine

University of Nottingham
Medical School
Nottingham, NG7 2UH

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