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Professor Marta Garcia-Finana

Professor of Biostatistics Health Data Science

    Research

    Research Interest 1

    Multivariate and longitudinal statistical modelling, stereological techniques, design and analysis of laboratory-based studies.

    Research Group Membership

    Research Grants

    Influenza Vaccines - in use epidemiology (FLUVUE )

    SEQIRUS UK LIMITED (UK)

    June 2022 - May 2024

    CIPHA Work Programme

    COMBINED INTELLIGENCE FOR POPULATION HEALTH ACTION - CIPHA (UK)

    February 2022 - January 2026

    Development of a novel blood test to aid the diagnosis of bacterial meningitis (TRIM)

    MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (MRC)

    April 2019 - January 2025

    Brain architecture and function at epilepsy diagnosis: markers of pharmacoresistance and cognitive dysfunction

    MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (MRC)

    May 2019 - April 2024

    Developing novel tools and technologies to assess the safety and efficacy of cell-based regenerative medicine therapies, focusing on kidney disease RenalToolBox

    EUROPEAN COMMISSION

    November 2018 - April 2023

    Covid-SMART Release & Return

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE (UK) (DOH/DHSC/NIHR)

    February 2022 - July 2022

    Neurodevelopment After Exposure in Pregnancy to Seizures (NAPES) Study Protocol

    EPILEPSY RESEARCH UK (UK)

    April 2019 - October 2022

    Developing implementation of ISDR variable-interval risk-based screening for diabetic retinopathy - external validation, implementation protocols and failsafe systems

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE (UK) (DOH/DHSC/NIHR)

    July 2020 - December 2021

    Re-Liv-E

    DEPARTMENT FOR DIGITAL, CULTURE, MEDIA & SPORT (UK)

    April 2021 - June 2021

    Development of New Mathematical Sciences Capabilities for Healthcare Technologies

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    December 2015 - April 2021

    Volatile Organic compounds for the DEtection of Colorectal cAncer: VODECA

    CANCER RESEARCH UK (CRUK) (UK)

    November 2018 - July 2023

    Investigating the potential of cell-based regenerative medicine therapies to ameliorate acute kidney injury and prevent progression to chronic disease

    KIDNEY RESEARCH UK (UK)

    April 2018 - July 2019

    Individualised screening for diabetic retinopathy (ISDR) cohort study

    ROYAL LIVERPOOL AND BROADGREEN UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS NHS TRUST (UK)

    December 2016 - April 2020

    VOID-bladder cancer

    CANCER RESEARCH UK (CRUK) (UK)

    January 2017 - April 2019

    A pilot RCT to compare the clinical and cost effectiveness of prism glasses, visual search training and standard care in patients with hemianopia following stroke

    STROKE ASSOCIATION (UK)

    December 2010 - June 2015

    Bench fees for Nurain Ibrahim

    MINISTRY OF HIGHER EDUCATION (MALAYSIA)

    December 2015 - May 2020

    Visual search training options for homonymous hemianopia visual field loss

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE (UK) (DOH/DHSC/NIHR)

    January 2012 - January 2013

    Introducing personalised risk based intervals in screening for diabetic retinopathy: development, implementation and assessment of safety, cost-effectiveness and patient experience (ISDR study)

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE (UK) (DOH/DHSC/NIHR)

    February 2013 - April 2021

    Repair of tissue and organ damage in refractory chronic graft versus host disease after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation by the infusion of purified allogenic donor regulatory T lymphocytes (TREGeneration)

    EUROPEAN COMMISSION

    January 2015 - December 2021

    Discriminant Function Analysis for Longitudinal Data: Applications in Medical Research (DiALog)

    MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (MRC)

    October 2014 - September 2017

    Further development of a handheld support system for stereology

    ROYAL SOCIETY

    January 2009 - December 2010

    Technology Platform Collaborative Bid

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE (UK) (DOH/DHSC/NIHR)

    October 2006 - December 2009

    Regenerative Medicine Platform in Stem Cell Safety Science

    MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (MRC)

    June 2013 - March 2018

    Bench fees for Nazatulshima Bt Hassan

    MAJLIS AMANAH RAKYAT (MARA)

    October 2014 - September 2017