I am a PhD student working on combining statistical models to identify risk factors in health related data sets. My case study focusses on Parkinson's Disease and risk factors in patient lifestyle, demographics, medical history and pesticide exposure.
Bayesian hierarchical models
Bachelor of Science (Genetics)/Bachelor of Journalism (UQ)
Thomas, R., Walland M., Thomas A., & Mengersen KL.
(2016). Lowering of intraocular pressure after phacoemulsification in primary open-angle and angle-closure glaucoma. Asia-Pacific Journal of Ophthalmology. 5(1), 79-84. doi: 10.1097/APO.0000000000000174
Thomas, R., Mengersen KL., Thomas A., & Walland M. J.
(2016). Association between location of laser iridotomy and frequency of visual symptoms: a Bayesian learning analysis. Clinical & Experimental Ophthalmology. 44(3), 215-217. doi: 10.1111/ceo.12667