Dr F Lucy Wright
Lucy Wright is a cardiovascular epidemiologist working on the Million Women Study, and joined the unit in 2008. She has an Oxford DPhil in clinical cardiovascular epidemiology, which was completed in 2006. Her undergraduate degree in nursing is from Dalhousie University, Canada. Lucy’s clinical and research backgrounds are both in cardiovascular disease, which includes over 10 years in general practice research. Within the Million Women Study, Lucy’s research currently focuses on methodological issues associated with cardiovascular disease and risk factors for cardiovascular disease in women. Her other main research interest lies in trends in cardiovascular disease, and she is currently collaborating on several related studies.
Age at menarche and risks of coronary heart and other vascular diseases in a large UK cohort.
Canoy D. et al, (2015), Circulation, 131, 237 - 244
Validity over time of self-reported anthropometric variables during follow-up of a large cohort of UK women.
Wright FL. et al, (2015), BMC Med Res Methodol, 15
Marital status and ischemic heart disease incidence and mortality in women: a large prospective study.
Floud S. et al, (2014), BMC Med, 12
Coronary heart disease incidence in women by waist circumference within categories of body mass index.
Canoy D. et al, (2013), Eur J Prev Cardiol, 20, 759 - 762
Body mass index and incident coronary heart disease in women: a population-based prospective study
Canoy D. et al, (2013), BMC Medicine, 11