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Dr Saverio Stranges, MB BS, MD, PhD, FFPH

Job Title
Associate Clinical Professor
WMS - Statistics and Epidemiology
+44 (0) 2476151153
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Research Interests

Dr. Stranges research primarily focuses on the epidemiology and prevention of cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes mellitus. In particular, he studies the effects of traditional and emerging risk factors as well the effects of non-pharmacological interventions in primary prevention of cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes mellitus.Dr Stranges has been involved in several epidemiologic projects and secondary data analyses in the area of chronic disease. Among the others: Nutritional Prevention of Cancer Trial, Western New York Health Study, and National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), USA; National Diet and Nutrition Survey (NDNS) and Whitehall II Study, UK; ORDET Study (EPIC) and Olivetti Heart Study, Italy. Over the years, Dr Stranges has developed a substantial experience in the evaluation of observational and clinical trial data and statistical analysis of large datasets.


Dr Stranges is originally from Italy, where he completed his medical school and a specialty training in Preventive/Public Health Medicine in 2000. Thereafter, he was a Research Associate and started his academic career as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Social and Preventive Medicine in the School of Public Health at the State University of New York in Buffalo, US (2002-06). While in the US, Dr Stranges completed a PhD Program in Epidemiology and Environmental Health. In 2006 Dr Stranges joined the University of Warwick, Warwick Medical School and is currently Associate Clinical Professor of Cardiovascular Epidemiology.

Title Funder Award start Award end
A genetic test for pregnant women to be able to identify risk of developing post-natal depression. KTP with SWFT Technology Strategy Board 01 Feb 2014 31 Jan 2016
Assessing adult health and ageing in Africa - IRSES Joint exchange project - Lead by Umea Sweden European Commission 01 Jan 2012 31 Dec 2015
MRC Global Alliance for Chronic Disease: Cost effectiveness of community outreach and enhanced facility services compared with usual care for management of hypertension in adults. MRC 01 Jun 2012 30 Nov 2015
NIHR Cochrane programme grant: Lifestyle and pharmacological interventions for the primary prevention of Cardiovascular Disease National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Apr 2011 31 Mar 2015
Judith Long: : Renewal of Sponsorship for the EASY-Care International Programme 2010-2011 Pfizer Inc 01 Jun 2011 31 May 2012
HYPERGENES EU 01 Jan 2008 31 Dec 2011