Claire Ainsworth, MSc

Senior Statistician

MSc, Statistics with Medical Applications
University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK

BSc (Hons), Mathematics
University of Manchester, Manchester, UK

Claire Ainsworth, MSc, is a Senior Statistician in the Data Analytics and Design Strategy team at RTI-HS in the Manchester, UK office. Ms. Ainsworth has 5 years of experience in health outcomes research and data analytics and has worked on a range of projects. Specifically, Ms. Ainsworth has experience undertaking projects involving systematic and strategic literature reviews, network meta-analysis, global value dossiers, survey development, and structural equation modelling. She has experience working in a range of therapeutic areas, including cardiology, gastroenterology, oncology, pain/analgesia, psychiatry, and respiratory. Ms. Ainsworth’s key roles include data analysis support and development of protocols, statistical analysis plans, reports, slide sets, posters, and manuscripts. Her work has led to publications in journals such as Clinical Therapeutics, Value in Health, Journal of Medical Economics, and Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, alongside presentations at conferences such as the Digestive Disease Week (DDW), the congress of the European Crohn's and Colitis Organization (ECCO), and the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR). Ms. Ainsworth is also an experienced project manager and has experience in various statistical packages including MPlus, R, and Stata.

Ms. Ainsworth recently completed her MSc in Statistics with Medical Applications at the University of Sheffield. For her MSc dissertation, Ms. Ainsworth conducted a research project assessing the robustness of meta-analysis in the presence of heterogeneity.