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Professor Yoav Ben-Shlomo

Professor Yoav Ben-Shlomo

Professor Yoav Ben-Shlomo
MB,BS, MSc(Lond), PhD, MRCP

Professor of Clinical Epidemiology

Area of research

Life course epidemiology with interests in ageing, chronic and neurodegerative disease

Office Room 4.10
Canynge Hall,
39 Whatley Road, Bristol BS8 2PS
(See a map)

+44 (0) 117 928 7206

Summary

I have a research interest in neurodegenerative disorders including ageing (as part of the Halcyon collaboration), life course infuences on chronic diseases, neuroepidemiology, chronic kidney disease and equity of access to health care.

Activities / Findings

  • The Caerphilly study of cognitive decline and dementia

Teaching

  • Epidemiology and Biostatistics course, University of Bristol
  • Lecture on epidemiology of PD to various postgraduate audiences

Keywords

  • epidemiology
  • health services research

Skills

  • Parkinson's disease
  • multiple system atrophy (MSA)
  • progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP)
  • cognitive impairment
  • dementia
  • Multiple Sclerosis

Processes and functions

  • Memory
  • cognitive function
  • locomotion
  • tremor

Methodologies

  • Case control
  • cross-sectional and cohort studies
  • randomised control trials (RCTs)

Memberships

Organisations

School of Social and Community Medicine

Other sites

Centres, collaborations and units

Recent publications

View complete publications list in the University of Bristol publications system

Networks & contacts

  • Niall Quinn and Andrew Lees (Institute of Neurology)
    David Burn (Newcastle)
    Gilbert Bensimon (France)
    Nigel Leigh (Kings College
  • London)
    John Gallagher
  • Tony Bayer (Cardiff)
    Tom Warner (RFHMS)
    Brian Hurwitz (Kings College
  • London)

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