1 August 2012

Honorary Research Associate appointed

On 1st August 2012 Dr Richard White joins the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mathematical Sciences at Oxford Brookes University as an Honorary Research Associate.

Dr White is currently collaborating with Dr Reza Oskrochi in developing 'real-world' observational data analysis of Crohn's disease. This is a high-profile research area and there are proposals for several publications to follow as outputs to this project over the next three years.

Richard brings with him over fifteen years of medical writing and research experience. He has served on various panels and boards for key industry societies and is society member, abstract/poster reviewer and panel member for the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR).

He is a society member and reviewer and contributor to the Good Publications Practice guidelines for the International Society of Medical Publications Professionals (ISMPP), as well as a member and contributor to the policy forum group for the Institute of Directors. He is a member of the journal Editorial board for the Drugs in Context.

Dr White's role at Brookes will involve being an active member of the research team, giving lectures/seminars and facilitating research projects for the MSc Medical Statistics postgraduate programme.