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Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics

Executive Director, Winton Centre for Risk and Evidence Communication


The effects of President Trump’s COVID-19 diagnosis on hoax beliefs and risk perceptions of the virus in the U.S.
L-M Tanase, J Kerr, A Freeman, C Schneider
Visualising SARS-CoV-2 transmission routes and mitigations
H Rutter, S Parker, W Stahl-Timmins, C Noakes, A Smyth, R Macbeth, S Fitzgerald, ALJ Freeman
– BMJ (Clinical research ed.)
The effects of quality of evidence communication on perception of public health information about COVID-19: Two randomised controlled trials.
CR Schneider, ALJ Freeman, D Spiegelhalter, S van der Linden
– PLoS One
Clinical Impact of the Predict Prostate Risk Communication Tool in Men Newly Diagnosed with Nonmetastatic Prostate Cancer: A Multicentre Randomised Controlled Trial.
D Thurtle, V Jenkins, A Freeman, M Pearson, G Recchia, P Tamer, K Leonard, P Pharoah, J Aning, S Madaan, C Goh, S Hilman, S McCracken, PC Ilie, H Lazarowicz, V Gnanapragasam
– European Urology
Expert elicitation on the relative importance of possible SARS-CoV-2 transmission routes and the effectiveness of mitigations
AL Freeman, S Parker, C Noakes, S Fitzgerald, A Smyth, R Macbeth, D Spiegelhalter, H Rutter
– BMJ open
The effects of communicating uncertainty around statistics on public trust: an international study
J Kerr, AM van der Bles, C Schneider, S Dryhurst, V Chopurian, ALJ Freeman, S van der Linden
How People Understand Risk Matrices, and How Matrix Design Can Improve their Use: Findings from Randomized Controlled Studies
H Sutherland, G Recchia, S Dryhurst, ALJ Freeman
– Risk Anal
Correlates of intended COVID-19 vaccine acceptance across time and countries: results from a series of cross-sectional surveys
JR Kerr, CR Schneider, G Recchia, S Dryhurst, U Sahlin, C Dufouil, P Arwidson, AL Freeman, S van der Linden
– BMJ open
Redevelopment of the Predict: Breast Cancer website and recommendations for developing interfaces to support decision-making
GD Farmer, M Pearson, WJ Skylark, ALJ Freeman, DJ Spiegelhalter
– Cancer Med
How Accurate Are Accuracy-Nudge Interventions? A Preregistered Direct Replication of Pennycook et al. (2020).
J Roozenbeek, ALJ Freeman, S van der Linden
– Psychol Sci
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