Dr Amy Downing

Amy is a Senior Research Fellow in Cancer Epidemiology at the University of Leeds. She has a degree in Human Biology from Loughborough University and completed a PhD in the use of Accident & Emergency services at the University of Birmingham. She has been at Leeds since 2005.

Amy has interests in the linkage and analysis of large and complex routinely collected datasets. She is also interested in survivorship and the late effects of cancer treatment. Recently she has been involved in national surveys of colorectal and prostate cancer survivors and in analysing the health-related quality of life outcomes of the respondents.

As part of the Life and Bladder Cancer team Amy will lead on the analysis of the information provided by bladder cancer patients in Yorkshire.