Associate Professor Naomi Allen
BSc, MSc, DPhil
Associate Professor in Epidemiology
- Clinical Trial Service Unit
Naomi Allen is an Associate Professor in Epidemiology, based in the Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiological Studies Unit. She has worked predominantly on large-scale prospective studies such as EPIC and the Million Women Study and has a keen research interest in the role of diet, hormones and circulating biomarkers in cancer development. She is co-Principal Investigator of the Endogenous Hormones, Nutritional Biomarkers and Prostate Cancer Collaborative Group, which aims to conduct individual pooled analyses of the relationship between circulating biomarkers and prostate cancer risk from cohort studies from around the world. In 2011, she became Senior Epidemiologist for UK Biobank and helps co-ordinate record linkage of routine health-related datasets into the study.
The advantages of
Biobank's open access strategy for health research
CONROY M. et al, (2019), Journal of Internal Medicine
Identifying dementia outcomes in UK Biobank: a validation study of primary care, hospital admissions and mortality data.
Wilkinson T. et al, (2019), Eur J Epidemiol, 34, 557 - 565
Body Fat Distribution and Systolic Blood Pressure in 10,000 Adults with Whole-Body Imaging: UK Biobank and Oxford BioBank.
Malden D. et al, (2019), Obesity (Silver Spring)
Fluid Intake and Dietary Factors and the Risk of Incident Kidney Stones in UK Biobank: A Population-based Prospective Cohort Study.
Littlejohns TJ. et al, (2019), Eur Urol Focus
UK Biobank: opportunities for cardiovascular research.
Littlejohns TJ. et al, (2019), Eur Heart J, 40, 1158 - 1166