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Cancelled: Age-related inequalities in mortality and life expectancy during the Covid-19 pandemic: International comparisons

This session is Cancelled 

About the Speaker

Dr Nazrul Islam, Research Fellow, Oxford Population Health

Dr. Nazrul Islam is a physician-epidemiologist and medical statistician. Following his medical training (MBBS), he received his graduate training (Masters and PhD) in Epidemiology and Biostatistics at Harvard University and the University of British Columbia.

Before joining Oxford, he was a Quantitative Research Associate at the MRC Epidemiology Unit at the University of Cambridge. His works involved research methodology and quantitative data analysis of randomised controlled trials and large observational databases.  He is also a Research Editor at the BMJ, and a Member of the WHO-UN Technical Advisory Group of Covid-19 Mortality Assessment. He has led two of the largest global comparative studies on the effects of Covid-19 on excess deaths and premature mortality (Ref: BMJ 2021;373:n1137, link: and BMJ 2021;375:e066768, link:



This event is part of a seminar series:

Hilary 2022 Seminar Series - Social Care: challenge, change and renewal for older people

Convenors: Prof Francis Davis & Prof Chris Davis  

Event Details

03 March 2022 14:00 - 15:00


Online with Zoom