Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineSchool of Public Health

Research Postgraduate



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Kanika is a Research Assistant in the Imperial Centre for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention unit within the School of Public Health. She has studied Physiology and Pharmacology (BSc) at University of Leicester and Public Health (MPH) at Imperial College London. Her previous project work include: the Manicaland study, Supporting LIFE and various Randomised Clinical Trials at the Neuroepidemiology and Aging unit. Currently, her research areas of focus are in the contribution of digital health and Big Data to the study of cardiovascular disease. 



Vallejo-Vaz AJ, Stevens CAT, Lyons ARM, et al., 2021, Global perspective of familial hypercholesterolaemia: a cross-sectional study from the EAS Familial Hypercholesterolaemia Studies Collaboration (FHSC), The Lancet, ISSN:0140-6736

Watkinson F, Dharmayat K, Mastellos N, 2021, A mixed-method service evaluation of health information exchange in England: technology acceptance and barriers and facilitators to adoption, Bmc Health Services Research, Vol:21, ISSN:1472-6963, Pages:1-13

Brandts J, Dharmayat KI, Vallejo-Vaz AJ, et al., 2021, A meta-analysis of medications directed against PCSK9 in familial hypercholesterolemia, Atherosclerosis, Vol:325, ISSN:0021-9150, Pages:46-56

Dharmayat K, Woringer M, Mastellos N, et al., 2020, Investigation of Cardiovascular Health and Risk Factors Among the Diverse and Contemporary Population in London (the TOGETHER Study): Protocol for Linking Longitudinal Medical Records (Preprint), Jmir Research Protocols, ISSN:1929-0748

Brandts J, Dharmayat KI, Ray KK, et al., 2020, Familial hypercholesterolemia: is it time to separate monogenic from polygenic familial hypercholesterolemia?, Current Opinion in Lipidology, Vol:31, ISSN:0957-9672, Pages:111-118

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