Rachel graduated from Oxford Polytechnic (now Oxford Brookes University) in 1986 with a BA in Anthropology and English Literature and spent the following year working in the Anthropology Department . She joined CTSU in 1987, as a data manager and later, research assistant, for the MRC leukaemia trials. She now works as a research assistant in the Global Population Studies Group, working on a variety of projects including the Russian Prospective Study, Lifeline Screening Study and the Richard Doll Consortium.
Utility of risk prediction models to detect atrial fibrillation in screened participants
Poorthuis MHF. et al, (2020), European Journal of Preventive Cardiology
Validation of Risk Prediction Models to Detect Asymptomatic Carotid Stenosis.
Poorthuis MHF. et al, (2020), J Am Heart Assoc
Sex-Specific Associations of Vascular Risk Factors With Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Findings From 1.5 Million Women and 0.8 Million Men in the United States and United Kingdom.
Carter JL. et al, (2020), J Am Heart Assoc, 9