Research

Anthony’s research focus is adverse drug reactions (ADRs), medication errors, pharmacovigilance, and pharmaco-epidemiology. He is particularly interested in the role healthcare professionals have in the safe use of medicines. Recently, he has also focused on the patient experience of adverse drug reactions.

Anthony was a founding member of the SCRIPT team, a project to improve prescribing safety.

Optimising prescribing through education.

SCRIPT West Midlands SHA Prescribing Project – Raising Standards of Prescribing Competency in Foundation Year 1. (www.safeprescriber.org)

Opportunities to study

Funded opportunities: Funded PhDs will be advertised at jobs.ac.uk and on the University of Birmingham website.

Self-funded Ph.D. Positions: UK and International candidates are invited to contact Dr Anthony R Cox using his University contact details to discuss project proposals prior to application.