Mr Imran Shah
Imran Shah is the data repository manager at the MRC Unit for Lifelong Health and Ageing at UCL.
Imran graduated in Mathematics at the University of Hertfordshire and went onto complete an MSc in Medical Statistics the following year at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.
He worked as a research assistant at the University of Cambridge before joining the MRC National Survey of Health and Development in October 2005.
Selected recent publications
Smith GC, Shah I , White IR, Pell JP, Crossley JA, Dobbie R. Maternal and biochemical predictors of antepartum stillbirth among nulliparous women in relation to gestational age of fetal death. BJOG2007;114:705-14.
Smith GC, Shah I , Pell JP, Crossley JA, Dobbie R. Maternal obesity in early pregnancy and risk of spontaneous and elective preterm deliveries: a retrospective cohort study. Am J Public Health 2007;97:157-62.
Smith GC, Shah I , White IR, Pell JP, Dobbie R . Previous preeclampsia, preterm delivery, and delivery of a small for gestational age infant and the risk of unexplained stillbirth in the second pregnancy: a retrospective cohort study, Scotland, 1992-2001. Am J Epidemiol 2007;165:194-202.
Smith GC, Shah I , White IR, Pell JP, Crossley JA, Dobbie R. Maternal and biochemical predictors of spontaneous preterm birth among nulliparous women: a systematic analysis in relation to the degree of prematurity. Int J Epidemiol 2006;35:1169-77.
Smith GC, Shah I , Crossley JA, Aitken DA, Pell JP, Nelson SM, Cameron AD, Connor MJ, Dobbie R. Pregnancy-associated plasma protein A and alpha-fetoprotein and prediction of adverse perinatal outcome. Obstet Gynecol 2006;107:161-6.
Smith GC, Shah I , White IR, Pell JP, Dobbie R . Mode of delivery and the risk of delivery-related perinatal death among twins at term: a retrospective cohort study of 8073 births. BJOG 2005;112:1139-44.