Doctor Paul Lee

Dr Paul Lee

Associate Professor Medical Statistics

Research interests

  • Lifestyle epidemiology; Epidemiological methods; Psychometrics; Assessment of physical activity and sleep in free-living condition; Physical activity and health; Smart device usage and health; Statistical models for ranking data; Data mining models

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Dr Paul Lee is an Associate Professor in Medical Statistics at Southampton Clinical Trials Unit, University of Southampton. He obtained his Bachelor and Ph.D. degrees in statistics from the University of Hong Kong. Dr Lee’s research interests include physical activity, healthy lifestyle, epidemiological methods, and data mining. He has published more than 180 papers in these areas. He is on the editorial board of Scientific Reports, BMC Medical Research Methodology, and Frontiers in Public Health. He maintains the R package pmr (probability models for ranking data).