Dr Rogers graduated MBChB from Aberdeen University before training and working as a General Practitioner in Dundee and Angus. She joined the University of Dundee as a British Heart Foundation research fellow in Spring 2015. Her work is involves large scale drug safety and effectiveness trials. Particular interests include pragmatic research methodologies and evidence based prescribing in primary care. She is undertaking an MD entitled “Putting the E into EBM: Improving research methodologies to produce clinically relevant evidence”. Dr Rogers is a member of the Royal College of General Practitioners.
Lectures and conferences
Scottish Society of Physicians 57th Annual Meeting, October 2015
· Is home blood pressure monitoring viable within a large scale web-based randomised trial of timing of blood pressure therapy and effect on cardiovascular outcomes? Oral presentation of abstract.
· The TIME (Treatment in Morning versus the Evening) study: A Novel Randomised Trial of Timing of Antihypertensive Therapy Administration. Poster presentation of abstract.
Rogers A, Flynn RW, McDonnell P, Mackenzie IS, MacDonald TM A novel drug management system in the Febuxostat versus Allopurinol Streamlined Trial: A description of a pharmacy system designed to supply medications directly to patients within a prospective multicenter randomised clinical trial. Clin Trials Published Online First: 2 July 2016. doi:10.1177/1740774516657048
Rorie DA, Rogers A, Mackenzie IS, Ford J, Webb DJ, Williams B, Brown M, Poulter N, Findlay E, Saywood W and MacDonald T. Methods of a large prospective, randomised, open-label, blinded end-point study comparing morning versus evening dosing in hypertensive patients: the Treatment In Morning versus Evening (TIME) study. BMJ Open 2016;6. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2015-010313V
Madhok, G Falk, A Rogers, AD Struthers, FM Sullivan and T Fahey. The accuracy of symptoms, signs and diagnostic tests in the diagnosis of left ventricular dysfunction in primary care: a diagnostic accuracy systematic review. BMC Family Practice 2008, 9:56 (08 Oct 2008)