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Dr Ben Lacey

Dr Ben Lacey

Ben Lacey

MBChB MSc DPhil FFPH


Senior Clinical Research Fellow

  • Senior Clinical Research Fellow, Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiological Studies Unit (CTSU), Nuffield Department of Population Health
  • Honorary Consultant in Public Health, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust

Ben Lacey is an epidemiologist and public health physician at the Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford.

He studied medicine at the University of Edinburgh and trained as a specialist in public health in Oxford. During specialist training, he received an MSc in Global Health Science and a DPhil in Epidemiology from the University of Oxford. He is a Fellow of the Faculty of Public Health and an Honorary Consultant in Public Health at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust.

His research interests include: the measure population health using electronic patient records; large-scale epidemiological studies of the major causes of vascular and other non-communicable diseases; and the use of health informatics to drive improvements in health and healthcare. He currently works on studies in India, China, Cuba, Russia, Mexico and the UK.