Professor Sheila Bird

Programme Leader at MRC Biostatistics Unit, University of Cambridge

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Programme Leader, MRC Biostatistics Unit, University of Cambridge

Professor Shelia Bird is a Programme Leader at the MRC Biostatistics Unit at the University of Cambridge. Her research focuses mainly on transmissible diseases which impact on other jurisdictions. Examples are: BSE and vCJD (the human form of ‘mad cow disease’); criminal justice and injecting drug users' morbidity (including from Hepatitis C virus) and mortality (including from overdose); and pandemic influenza.

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