Nicholas Fuggle is a Dunhill Medical Trust research fellow and rheumatology regsitrar at the MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit (LEU), University of Southampton. After completing his medical degree and intercalated BSc at Imperial College and a clinical research fellowship at St George’s University London he was awarded an NIHR academic clinical fellowship in rheumatology at the MRC LEU.




Research interests

His current research centers on the epidemiology of musculoskeletal diseases within the Hertfordshire Cohort (a group of community-dwelling older adults) and focuses on the epigenetic determinants of accelerated ageing and using imaging processing to analyse musculoskeletal imaging modalities.

Achievements and awards

World Congress of Osteoporosis, Young Investigator Award (Krakow, 2018)

National Osteoporosis Society, New Investigator Award (Birmingham, 2018)

World Congress of Osteoporosis, Young Investigator Award (Florence, 2017)

Bone Research Society, Young Investigator Award (Bristol, 2017)

World Congress of Dermatology, Scholar (Vancouver, 2015)