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Dr Andrew Povey - personal details

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Role: Reader in Molecular Epidemiology

Tel: +44 (0)161 275 5232




Graduated with a first class honours degree in Chemistry (Bristol University), followed by an MSc in Clinical Biochemistry (University of Surrey). Undertook a PhD (University of London) working at the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC, Lyon, France), followed by a post-doc position at IARC and then the National Cancer Institute (Bethesda, MD,USA). Returned to UK to work at the Paterson Institute for Cancer Research (Manchester) and moved to the School of Epidemiology and Health Sciences (University of Manchester) and obtained a MSc in Epidemiology (University of Edinburgh). Joined the Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health 4 years ago.