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Professor Julian Higgins

Professor Julian Higgins

Professor Julian Higgins
BA(Hons), PhD

Professor of Evidence Synthesis

Area of research

Methods for systematic reviews and meta-analysis

Office 2.01c
Canynge Hall,
39 Whatley Road, Bristol BS8 2PS
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 3314529

Research summary

Systematic review methods; assessing and adjusting for bias in primary studies; meta-epidemiological studies; meta-analysis methods including Bayesian approaches, network meta-analysis and analysing individual participant data.

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Julian is Professor of Evidence Synthesis in the Population Health Sciences department of Bristol Medical School. He is Director of Research for Population Health Sciences, and leads the Bristol Appraisal and Review of Research (BARR) group. He was previously Chair in Evidence Synthesis at the University of York, and Programme Leader at the MRC Biostatistics Unit in Cambridge, where he was also head of the UK Human Genome Epidemiology Network Coordinating Centre. Before these roles he worked at the medical schools of Imperial College London and of University College London.

Wide-ranging research interests span all areas of systematic review and ...

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