Research Fellow in Ageing, Brighton and Sussex Medical School

Dr Nikesh Parekh is a medical doctor training in General Practice, research fellow in ageing and part-time public health medical associate in London.
He has a wide range of academic interests reflected in his publications including childhood injuries, health inequalities, and increasing participation of older people in applied health research. He also lectures on the Global Health MSc course run by the Wellcome Trust Brighton and Sussex Centre for Global Health Research.

Experience

  • –present
    Research Fellow in Ageing, Brighton and Sussex Medical School

Education

  • 2014 
    University of Sheffield, MPH
  • 2012 
    Kings College London, MBBS
  • 2010 
    Society of Apothecaries, DPMSA
  • 2009 
    University of Edinburgh, BMedSci(Hons)

Publications

  • 2015
    British Journal of Sports Medicine, Concussion in youth rugby union and rugby league: a systematic review
  • 2015
    European Geriatric Medicine, Conceptualizing the participation of older people as consumers in research
  • 2014
    International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promotion , Progress in preventing injuries: a content analysis of national policies in Europe
  • 2014
    Tackling Rugby, Chapter 2 Hospital Pass: Questions for parents to ask
  • 2014
    European Journal for Person Centered Healthcare, Involving stroke patients and carers in the planning and conduct of a research study exploring the use of art therapy in stroke rehabilitation
  • 2012
    British Journal of Sports Medicine, Communicating the risk of injury in schoolboy rugby: using Poisson probability as an alternative presentation of the epidemiology
  • 2011
    Central European Journal of Public Health , Health inequalities of the Roma in Europe: a literature review
  • 2011
    Modern Rheumatology, Wegener's Granulomatosis complicated by pulmonary embolism: a case report and review of the literature
  • 2011
    Journal of Public Health , Rugby Union Injuries in Scottish Schools
  • 2010
    Trauma, Preventing Injury in Children and Adolescents
  • 2010
    Student British Medical Journal, Tuberculosis in Europe
  • Brighton, UK
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