Sabrina Mai Nielsen is a Biostatistics and Clinical Epidemiology Fellow at ‘Musculoskeletal Statistics Unit’ at the Parker Institute and a PhD student enrolled at the Department of Clinical Research, within the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Southern Denmark. Sabrina is co-affiliated with the Parker Institute, Bispebjerg and Frederiksberg Hospital, and The Rheumatology Research Unit, Department of Rheumatology, Odense University Hospital and University of Southern Denmark
Sabrina graduated as a Bachelor in Food Science in 2013 and as a Master of Science in Clinical Nutrition in August 2015 from University of Copenhagen. Both educations included additional elective subjects within biostatistics. Her thesis ‘Marine Oil Supplements for Arthritis Pain: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Trials’ was prepared in collaboration with the Parker Institute. Sabrina has been employed as a research assistant at the Parker Institute since December 2015 and is primarily involved in planning statistical analyses (i.e. writing SAPs) and conducting the analyses using statistical software. In addition to this, Sabrina has conducted systematic reviews on different topics.
Since the 1st of November 2018, Sabrina has been enrolled as a PhD student at Department of Clinical Research, University of Southern Denmark with the PhD project ‘Contextual factors in rheumatology: A PhD study within biostatistics and clinical epidemiology’. The project is part of an international initiative within the organization ’Outcome Measures in Rheumatology’ (OMERACT), where Sabrina is the fellow of the ‘Contextual Factors Working Group’ (CFWG).