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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

"Big Data" Research, Applied Epidemiology, Applied Statistics, Risk Prediction Modelling, Stratified/Precision Medicine, Public Health Research

I am a member of the Primary Care Stratified Medicine (PRISM) Research Group

Research Summary

Using large primary care databases to inform the development and validation of risk prediction algorithms for identifying patients with inherited lipid disorders.

Recent Publications

Past Research

Chronic Pulmonary Obstructive Disease (COPD) - investigating the fracture and osteoporosis risk in patients with COPD using large primary care database.

School of Medicine

University of Nottingham
Medical School
Nottingham, NG7 2UH

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