WHO WE ARE
Dr. Abiodun Idowu Adanikin
Statistician / Epidemiologist
Annie joined the Centre for Women’s Health in November 2020 and is the trial statistician for MERIT and TILT as well as being involved in other research projects surrounding women’s health.
She graduated from the University of Dundee in 2019 with a BSc in Pharmacology and from the University of Strathclyde in 2020 with MSc Applied Statistics in Health Science. Her MSc research project was an ‘Investigation into the Determinants of Influenza Vaccine Uptake in Scotland’.
Abbey is an obstetrician and, a reproductive and perinatal health epidemiologist. He has about 15 years combined work experience in improving women’s health both at national and international levels, including at the World Health Organization (WHO), Geneva. He has expertise in clinical database development, big data analysis and the use of advanced statistical methods.
He was a professional fellow of the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission, UK and policy communication fellow of the Population Reference Bureau, United States. He is recipient of the prestigious International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics (official FIGO publication) John J. Sciarra Prize Paper Award in 2012. His current research thrust includes investigating long-term effects of adverse birth outcomes, quality of maternity care services and health system strengthening.