Associate Professor, Biostatistician, Institute for Evidence-Based Healthcare, Bond University
I am a biostatistician with >20 years of experience in medical and health science research. My areas of expertise and interest include clinical trials, systematic review and meta-analysis (with a particular interest in reporting bias), and drug safety. I have some content knowledge of stuttering and acute respiratory infections. Currently I am a chief investigator on two NHMRC funded clinical trials of non-drug interventions in hospitalised children and a co-investigator on a grant from Laura and John Arnold Foundation to create a Support Center to enable the complete and accurate dissemination of unpublished or misreported clinical trials. I am deputy cooridinating editor for the Cochrane Acute Respiratory Infections group.
Almost one in four cancers detected in men were overdiagnosed in 2012, according to our new research, published today in the Medical Journal of Australia. In the same year, we found that approximately one in five...