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    United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

Dr. Busby would like to hear from PhD candidates with a statistical or clinical background. His fields of interest include

- Severe asthma epidemiology
- Geographic variations in healthcare processes and outcomes
- Social determinants of disease


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Research Focus

Research Focus

Dr. Busby is a Senior Lecturer in Medical Statistics working within the Centre for Public Health at Queen's University Belfast. Although he works across a broad range of areas, his primary research interests are in severe asthma. In particular, he has led a programme exploring potential ethnic, socioeconomic and gender-based disparities in UK severe asthma care and outcomes, and contributed to a broad range of studies aiming to better understand how treatment can be optimised in severe asthma. He is the lead statistician for the UK severe asthma registry, the largest registry of its kind worldwide, and contributes to international collaborations in severe asthma including the International Severe Asthma Registry (ISAR).

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being


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