Dr. Ali Sheikhi is the Senior Biostatistician with HRI. His research interests involve clinical trials, analysis of longitudinal studies, Bayesian statistics, statistical genetics and statistical/mathematical modelling such as Structural Equation Modelling (SEM). He has lectured a wide range of statistics modules within the Department of Mathematics and Statistics in UL, and has worked on many clinical trials as a consulting Biostatistician over years.


Sheikhi A., Ramsey D. (2018). A Bayesian Approach for Genotyping Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms (SNPs). International Journal of Bioinformatics and Data Mining, 24(4): 341-361. DOI: 10.1504/IJDMB.2018.094890. https://www.inderscience.com/info/inarticle.php?artid=94890

Lawlor B. et. al. [including Sheikhi A.] (2018). NILVADIPINE is Mild to Moderate Alzheimer’s Disease: a Randomized Controlled Trial. PLOS Medicine, 15(9): e1002660. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1002660

Sheikhi A., Ramsey D. (2017). Statistical Tests for the Detection of Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms (SNPs): A Simulation Approach with Pooled and Un-pooled DNA. International Journal of Mathematics and Computation, 28(1): 58-67. http://www.ceser.in/ceserp/index.php/ijmc/article/view/4668