Dr Lexy Sorrell
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Dr Lexy Sorrell

Post Doctoral Research Fellow in Medical Statistics

Peninsula Medical School (Faculty of Health)

Biography

Biography

I am a Research Fellow in the Medical Statistics group at Peninsula Medical School.

I am involved in the planning and analysis of clinical trials and observation studies. 

Qualifications

PhD Medical Statistics - University of Plymouth (2021)

MSc Statistics with Applications in Medicine - University of Southampton (2017)

BSc Mathematics and Statistics - University of Surrey (2016)

Professional membership

Fellow of the The Royal Statistical Society

Associate Fellow of The Higher Education Academy

Teaching

Teaching

Teaching interests

I teach on the Evidence-Based Practice module and I am an academic tutor for the Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery course. 

Previously, I have taught on the Mathematics modules of Probability with Applications and Advanced Calculus.

Research

Research

Research interests

Applied statistics, clinical trials, observational studies, survival analysis.

Publications

Publications

Journals

Sorrell L, Wei Y, Wojtys M, Rowe P. Estimating the correlation between semi-competing risk survival endpoints. Biometrical Journal. 2021;1-15.

Sorrell L, Mcardle N, Becque T, Payne H, Stuart B, Turner S, Wyatt J. Influence of external peer reviewer scores for funding applications on funding board decisions: a retrospective analysis of 1561 reviews. BMJ Open 2018;8:e022547. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-022547