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Ralph Kwame Akyea

Research Associate, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences



Dr Ralph K. Akyea studied for his undergraduate degree in Medicine at University of Ghana, before undertaking postgraduate training in Public Health (MPH) with the University of Nottingham. He was appointed Research Associate at the University of Nottingham in 2016.

Expertise Summary



Public Health

Research Summary

Current main area of research is Chronic Pulmonary Obstructive Disease. Investigating the fracture risk and osteoporosis in patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).

Past Research

Determining the extent and nature of New Psychoactive Substance (aka 'legal' highs) use among young adults - the characteristics and perceived risk of NPS users.

School of Medicine

University of Nottingham
Medical School
Nottingham, NG7 2UH

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