UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health


Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health


Statistical Methods

Our statisticians have an international reputation for their work developing new statistical methods to analyse human growth and development and constructing age-related reference ranges in a variety of conditions and measures. Our statisticians come from a range of backgrounds - including engineering, economics and genetics - and employ a diversity of methods and approaches. They collaborate both within the Programme, across UCL and internationally.

Our Research

Prof Tim Cole's Career in Medical Statistics

Professor Tim Cole talks to International Innovation about his career in medical statistics, from defining child obesity and determining how childhood growth relates to health in adulthood to providing testimony in age assessment cases.

Many Applications for Medical Statistics (PDF)