Raj Mehta

Colleges, School and Institutes


Rajnikant attained his first degree in Mathematics and Statistics from the University of Greenwich.

His first appointed as a Medical Statistician at Clinical Research Centre (MRC) Northwick Park Hospital. Whilst at the MRC he’d completed and obtained an MSc in Medical Statistics from the University of London – London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

He then moved on to the Public Health Sciences / Research and Development Services Unit at the University of Southampton where he’d supported a varied cohort of medical practitioners with the design and analysis of their clinical trials.

Whilst at the University of Southampton he obtained a Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice (PCAP).


Current Role/Title : Senior Medical Statistician / Epidemiologist

Group:Birmingham Acute Care Research/Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust/Institute of Applied Health Research (BCTU).




Research interests

Statistical techniques/methods include:

  1. Longitudinal studies
  2. Hierarchal/Multilevel techniques/methods
  3. Survival analysis techniques
  4. Generalised linear modelling techniques
  5. Generalised Estimating Equations/Repeated measures methods
  6. Imputation techniques
  7. Randomised clinical trials (Stepped Wedge Design and Adaptive Design)
  8. Health Economics