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Dr Ben Lacey

Dr Ben Lacey

Ben Lacey

MBChB MSc DPhil FFPH


Senior Clinical Research Fellow

Ben Lacey is an epidemiologist and public health physician, and a Senior Clinical Research Fellow at the University of Oxford. He is part of the Global Population Studies Group at the Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiological Studies Unit (CTSU).

His research is on large-scale epidemiological studies of the determinants of chronic diseases, with a focus on the effects of adiposity and other metabolic factors. His work uses both routine health data and large prospective studies.

He studied medicine at the University of Edinburgh and undertook specialist training in public health in Oxford, during which time he received an MSc in Global Health Science and a DPhil in Epidemiology. He was made a Fellow of the Faculty of Public Health in 2012.