Dr Girvan Burnside BSc, MSc, PhD

Senior Lecturer in Biostatistics Biostatistics

    Research

    Randomised controlled trials


    Statistical modelling

    Analysis of clustered data

    Research Grants

    CASE Top-up - Mr A Cutts

    GLAXOSMITHKLINE (UK)

    November 2014 - October 2020

    Multi-centre randomised control trial comparing the clinical and cost effectiveness of trans-foraminal epidural steroid injection to surgical microdiscectomy for the treatment of chronic radicular pain secondary to prolapsed intervertebral disc herniation. (NErve Rootblock VErsus Surgery; NERVES)

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (UK) (NIHR)

    June 2014 - November 2019

    Comparison of a new with standard child and family primary care service to reduce the re-occurrence of childhood dental caries (DENTALRECUR Trial)

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (UK) (NIHR)

    April 2014 - December 2018

    A comparison of community based preventative services to improve child dental health

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (UK) (NIHR)

    April 2010 - April 2013

    The cost and value of different forms of information on oral health status and risk given to patients following a check-up in dental practice.

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (UK) (NIHR)

    September 2014 - October 2019

    DexEnceph: Dexamethasone in Herpes Simplex Virus Encephalitis Randomised Controlled Trial.

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (UK) (NIHR)

    June 2015 - February 2021

    Statistical issues in modelling multilevel categorical data, with applications in oral health (Industrial CASE)

    GLAXOSMITHKLINE RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT LIMITED (UK)

    November 2014 - April 2018