This free lecture is part of the Introduction to Study Design and Research Methods course at the Department for Continuing Education.
Dr James Sheppard is a MRC Research Fellow in the Nuffield Department of Primary Health Care Sciences, University of Oxford. Dr Sheppard's interests are in blood pressure management and cardiovascular disease prevention in Primary Care. As part of his fellowship, Dr Sheppard is carrying out work to improve the diagnosis and management of hypertension in primary care in the Predicting Out-of-Office Blood Pressure in the clinic (PROOF-BP). Dr Sheppard is also a member of the NIHR Stoke Research Network Primary Care Clinical Studies Group and the British Hypertension Society.