Dr Mike Gardner
Researcher Systematic Review Methodology
Mike is working on an NDPH pump priming funded programme of work to apply a systematic review methodology to identify mechanisms underlying the relationship of meat intake with pancreatic cancer. Mike has expertise of systematic reviews and meta-analyses and was part of the team that developed the new systematic review methodology for mechanistic studies for the WCRF/University of Bristol collaboration. He is also joint first author on a recent updated Cochrane EPOC review, that used individual participant data. He has a research background in both epidemiology and biological sciences and has published several systematic reviews and meta-analyses as part of the Healthy Ageing Across the Life Course programme (Halcyon).
Developing the WCRF International/University of Bristol Methodology for Identifying and Carrying Out Systematic Reviews of Mechanisms of Exposure-Cancer Associations.
Lewis SJ. et al, (2017), Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev, 26, 1667 - 1675
Comprehensive geriatric assessment for older adults admitted to hospital.
Ellis G. et al, (2017), Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 9
Does milk intake promote prostate cancer initiation or progression via effects on insulin-like growth factors (IGFs)? A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Harrison S. et al, (2017), Cancer Causes Control, 28, 497 - 528
Cortisol and cognitive function in midlife: The role of childhood cognition and educational attainment
Gaysina D. et al, (2014), Psychoneuroendocrinology, 47, 189 - 198
Gender and telomere length: systematic review and meta-analysis.
Gardner M. et al, (2014), Exp Gerontol, 51, 15 - 27