Professor Jonathan Emberson
BA, MSc, PhD
Professor of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology
- MRC Population Health Research Unit Programme Leader
- NDPH Deputy Director of Graduate Studies
- MSc in Global Health Science Module Lead: Clinical Trials and Meta-Analysis
Jonathan is Professor of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology within the Nuffield Department of Population Health. After graduating in Mathematics in 1998, he studied statistics and epidemiology at MSc and PhD level before joining the Clinical Trial Service Unit & Epidemiological Studies Unit (CTSU) in 2004.
His main research involves studying the causes and prevention of cardiovascular diseases through the design, conduct and analysis of large-scale observational cohort studies, randomised controlled trials, and individual-participant-data meta-analyses of both types of study. In particular, he is the UK Principal Investigator and MRC Population Health Research Unit (MRC-PHRU) Programme Leader for the Mexico City Prospective Study, a blood-based prospective cohort study of 150,000 Mexican adults followed for more than 15 years.
Effect of Hydroxychloroquine in Hospitalized Patients with Covid-19.
RECOVERY Collaborative Group None. et al, (2020), N Engl J Med
Lopinavir-ritonavir in Hospitalised Patients with COVID-19 – a randomised, controlled, open-label, platform trial
LINSELL L. et al, (2020), The Lancet
CONVENTIONAL AND GENETIC EVIDENCE ON THE ASSOCIATION BETWEEN ADIPOSITY AND CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE
HERRINGTON W. et al, (2020), Journal of the American Society of Nephrology
Childhood smoking, adult cessation, and cardiovascular mortality: Prospective study of 390,000 US adults
Thomson B. et al, (2020), Journal of the American Heart Association
Association Between Administration of Systemic Corticosteroids and Mortality Among Critically Ill Patients With COVID-19: A Meta-analysis.
WHO Rapid Evidence Appraisal for COVID-19 Therapies (REACT) Working Group None. et al, (2020), JAMA