Mr Joe Lomax

Mr Joe Lomax

Research Assistant in Medical Statistics

Peninsula Medical School (Faculty of Health)



I am currently a Research Assistant for the Medical Statistics group within the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry. I work mainly on the Down’s syndrome screening Quality Assurance Support Service (DQASS), as well as assisting on trials within the Peninsula Clinical Trials Unit (PenCTU) and other Medical Statistics group projects.


BSc (Hons) Mathematics & Statistics, University of Plymouth (2017)

MSc Statistics with Medical Applications, University of Sheffield (2020)

Professional membership

Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society



Key publications

Key publications are highlighted

Dhanda A, Allende H, Allgar V, Andrade J, Bailey MP, Callaghan L, Cocking L, Goodwin E, Hawton A & Hayward C (2022) 'Mental Imagery to Reduce Alcohol- related harm in patients with alcohol dependence and alcohol-related liver damaGE: the MIRAGE pilot trial protocol' BMJ Open Gastroenterology 12, (5) , DOI Open access
Franklyn J, Lomax J, Labib PLZ, Baker A, Balasubramanya S, Natale J, Abdalkoddus M, Hosking J, Coleman MG & Smolarek S (2022) 'Young‐onset colorectal cancer: Insights from an English population‐based study' Colorectal Disease , DOI
Franklyn J, Lomax J, Labib P, Baker A, Hosking J, Moran B & Smolarek S (2022) 'Colorectal cancer outcomes determined by mode of presentation: analysis of population data in England between 2010 and 2014' Techniques in Coloproctology 26, (5) 363-372 , DOI Open access