Caroline Fairhurst
Statistician

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Biography

Caroline joined the York Trials Unit in 2012 and currently supports a number of trials at the unit in the fields of health, education and the social sciences as a Statistician. She is the lead for Graduate Teaching Assistants within the Department of Health Sciences.

 Qualifications

  • MMath in Mathematics, University of York (2010)
  • MSc in Statistics with Medical Applications, University of Sheffield (2014)

Research

Overview

Caroline's main research interests lie in randomised controlled trials, cluster RCTs, statistics and trial methodology.

Projects

Trials

  • SSHeW - Does slip resistant footwear reduce slips among healthcare workers? A randomised controlled trial
  • ReflectED
  • LEXIA
  • ABRA
  • MCLASS II
  • KReBS - A Randomised Controlled Trial of the effect of a Two-layer Compression Bandage System on Knee Function following Total Knee Arthroplasty
  • BRIGHT - Brushing Reminder 4 Good oral HealTh
  • E-PLAYS
  • SWIFFT-Scaphiod Waist Internal Fixation for Fractures
  • BreatheMOR-HF-Morphine for the relief of breathlessness in stable chronic heart failure
  • SCIMITAR+-Smoking cessation for people with severe mental illness
  • EXACT - Exercise for Adults with Crohn's
  • Maths Champions
  • Tutor Trust Affordable Primary Tuition
  • SCI-napse
  • OTIS - Occupational Therapist Intervention Study
  • SWHSI - Open Surgical Wounds
  • QIST - Scaling up Quality Improvement for Surgical Teams Trial

Research group(s)

Teaching

Postgraduate

Caroline provides marking assistance for the Introduction to Regression Analysis module.

Publications

Full publications list

External activities

Memberships

Contact details

Caroline Fairhurst
Statistician

Tel: 01904 32(1513)

@healthsciyork