Dr Sofia Massa
- Statistical Editor, Cochrane Review Group
Sofia Massa is a Senior Statistician in the Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford. She has an MSc in Mathematics (University of Udine, Italy) and a PhD in Statistical Science (University of Padua, Italy). Before joining NDPH she was a postdoc at the University of Padua and a Departmental Lecturer at the Department of Statistics, University of Oxford where she was also the course co-ordinator of the MSc in Applied Statistics.
Her main research interests are on probabilistic graphical models on aspects related to evidence synthesis, gene-set analysis and neuropsychology modelling. She is also working on statistical models for high-dimensional population health studies.
Application of Risk Prediction Models for Targeted Screening to Detect Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis
Poorthuis M. et al, (2019), European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 58, e638 - e639
Impact of public release of performance data on the behaviour of healthcare consumers and providers.
Metcalfe D. et al, (2018), Cochrane Database Syst Rev, 9
Cardiovascular risk factors and frailty in a cross-sectional study of older people: implications for prevention.
Wong TY. et al, (2018), Age Ageing, 47, 714 - 720
Algebraic Representation of Gaussian Markov Combinations
Massa MS. and Riccomagno E., (2017), Bernoulli, 23, 626 - 644
On the importance of cognitive profiling: A graphical modelling analysis of domain-specific and domain-general deficits after stroke.
Massa MS. et al, (2015), Cortex, 71, 190 - 204