Organization profile

Organisation profile

Farr Aberdeen is part of Farr Scotland.  Through Farr Aberdeen the University of Aberdeen is delivering research on the two primary research themes of Farr:

  1. Health Illness and Society Through Time (HISTT)and
  2. Studying Interventions.


The Farr Institute is a UK-wide research collaboration involving 21 academic institutions and health partners in England, Scotland and Wales. Publically funded by a consortium of ten organisations led by the Medical Research Council, the Institute is committed to delivering high-quality, cutting-edge research using ‘big data’ to advance the health and care of patients and the public.

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Asthma Medicine & Life Sciences
Scotland Medicine & Life Sciences
Meta-Analysis Medicine & Life Sciences
Cohort Studies Medicine & Life Sciences
Chronic Renal Insufficiency Medicine & Life Sciences
Acute Kidney Injury Medicine & Life Sciences
Population Medicine & Life Sciences
Mothers Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1992 2020

Risk factors associated with biochemically detected and hospitalised acute kidney injury in patients prescribed renin angiotensin system inhibitors

Mark, P. B., Papworth, R., Ramparsad, N., Tomlinson, L., Sawhney, S., Black, C., McConnachie, A. & McCowan, C., 3 Jan 2020, In : British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Renin-Angiotensin System
Acute Kidney Injury
Angiotensin Receptor Antagonists
Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors
Heart Failure

A pilot study to improve sugar and water consumption in Maltese school children

Copperstone, C., McNeill, G., Aucott, L. & Jackson, D. M., 15 Feb 2019, In : International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pediatric Obesity
Energy Intake
Health Promotion
Drinking Water
1 Citation (Scopus)

Asthma causation and the gastrointestinal microbiome and metabolome: Might there be a signal, or is it just noise?

Hansen, R., Gerasimidis, K. & Turner, S., Aug 2019, In : Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 144, 2, p. 401-403 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Gastrointestinal Tract

Press / Media


Influencing national and international breastfeeding care through the generation of high quality evidence

Pat Hoddinott (Coordinator), David John Godden (Coordinator), Rosemary Jane Britten (Coordinator), Jill Ann Mollison (Coordinator), Amanda Lee (Coordinator), Gordon Prescott (Coordinator), Anne Ludbrook (Coordinator)