Professor Nicholas Harvey

Professor Nicholas Harvey


Research interests

  • Lifecourse epidemiology of osteoporosis and fragility fractures
  • Understanding mechanism and development of novel interventions across lifecourse to prevent fragility fractures

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Nicholas Harvey is Professor of Rheumatology and Clinical Epidemiology, and Deputy Director, at the MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Centre, University of Southampton, where he leads an MRC programme, using a lifecourse approach to the epidemiology, determinants and prevention of osteoporotic fractures. He is Chair, International Osteoporosis Foundation Committee of Scientific Advisors and a Trustee, UK Royal Osteoporosis Society (ROS). He is an investigator on >£50m grant funding, has published >300 articles, and is a member of many national/ international committees, including as Musculoskeletal Lead for the UK Biobank Imaging Study.