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 Dexamethasone in Hospitalized Patients with COVID-19: Preliminary Report
Horby P. et al, (2020)
Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on admission rates for, and management of, acute coronary syndromes in England.
CASADEI B. et al, (2020), The Lancet
Association of childhood smoking and adult mortality: prospective study of 120 000 Cuban adults.
Thomson B. et al, (2020), Lancet Glob Health, 8, e850 - e857
Childhood smoking and adult mortality: prospective study of 150 000 Cuban adults
LEWINGTON S. et al, (2020), The Lancet Global Health
Association between loop diuretic dose changes and outcomes in chronic heart failure: observations from the ESC-EORP Heart Failure Long-Term Registry
Kapelios CJ. et al, (2020), European Journal of Heart Failure