Dr Hubert Lam
BSc MPhil PhD
Associate Professor; Associate Course Director, MSc in Global Health Science and Epidemiology
Hubert Lam is the Associate Course Director for the MSc in Global Health Science and Epidemiology. He is also a Visiting Research Fellow at the Born in Guangzhou Cohort Study Department, Guangzhou Women and Children’s Medical Center. Hubert studied Biochemistry and Medical Sciences before gaining a PhD in Epidemiology. He was a lecturer in environmental and occupational epidemiology at the University of Birmingham prior to joining Oxford in 2015.
Hubert is a member of the Prospective Studies Group that uses large scale observational studies in diverse populations to understand the main determinants of major non-communicable diseases. He is also contributing to the development and application of new technology in enhancing environmental exposure assessment to help better quantification of health burdens within the China Kadoorie Biobank.
As Associate Course Director, Hubert is responsible for the oversight of the course delivery and its ongoing development. He is also a module lead, lecturer, and tutor for the Principles of Epidemiology module. He has supervised a number of students on various topics at Master’s and Doctorate levels.
Solid Fuel Use and Risks of Respiratory Diseases. A Cohort Study of 280,000 Chinese Never-Smokers.
Chan KH. et al, (2019), Am J Respir Crit Care Med, 199, 352 - 361
The role of social support in family socio-economic disparities in depressive symptoms during early pregnancy: Evidence from a Chinese birth cohort.
Wei D-M. et al, (2018), J Affect Disord, 238, 418 - 423
Risk of cardiovascular death by long-term solid fuel use for cooking and implications of switching to clean fuels: a prospective cohort study of 340,000 chinese adults
Chan KH. et al, (2018), EUROPEAN HEART JOURNAL, 39, 498 - 498
Prediction of gestational diabetes mellitus in the Born in Guangzhou Cohort Study, China.
Schaefer KK. et al, (2018), Int J Gynaecol Obstet
Early life vitamin D status and asthma and wheeze: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Shen S-Y. et al, (2018), BMC Pulm Med, 18