Mr Chris Patterson

  • Research Assistant (MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit)

telephone: 01413537500
email: Chris.Patterson@glasgow.ac.uk

Research interests

Chris started working at the Unit in 2010 as a temporary employee. He became a permanent Research Assistant in the Understandings and Uses of Public Health Research programme in September 2011. Chris graduated from Edinburgh Napier University in 2007 with a BA (Hons) in Psychology and Sociology, and went on to do an MSc in Social Research at the University of Edinburgh.
Chris is currently involved in research on media coverage of obesity; adolescents' understandings of diseases and immunisation; media coverage of minimum unit pricing; and the Communicating Health Results project.

 

Publications

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Number of items: 7.

2014

Wood, K., Patterson, C., Katikireddi, S. V., and Hilton, S. (2014) Harms to ‘others’ from alcohol consumption in the minimum unit pricing policy debate: A qualitative content analysis of UK newspapers (2005-2012). Addiction, 109 (4). pp. 578-584. ISSN 0965-2140 (doi:10.1111/add.12427)

Hilton, S., Wood, K., Patterson, C., and Katikireddi, S. V. (2014) Implications for alcohol minimum unit pricing advocacy: what can we learn for public health from UK newsprint coverage of key claim-makers in the policy debate? Social Science and Medicine, 102 . pp. 157-164. ISSN 0277-9536 (doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2013.11.041)

Hilton, S., Wood, K., Bain, J., Patterson, C., Duffy, S., and Semple, S. (2014) Newsprint coverage of smoking in cars carrying children: a case study of public and scientific opinion driving the policy debate. BMC Public Health, 14 (1116). ISSN 1471-2458 (doi:10.1186/1471-2458-14-1116)

Patterson, C., Katikireddi, S. V., Wood, K., and Hilton, S. (2014) Representations of minimum unit pricing for alcohol in UK newspapers: a case study of a public health policy debate. Journal of Public Health . ISSN 1741-3850 (doi:10.1093/pubmed/fdu078) (Early Online Publication)

2013

Hilton, S., Patterson, C., Smith, E., Bedford, H., and Hunt, K. (2013) Teenagers’ understandings of and attitudes towards vaccines and vaccine-preventable diseases: a qualitative study. Vaccine, 31 (22). pp. 2543-2550. ISSN 0264-410X (doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2013.04.023)

Patterson, C., and Hilton, S. (2013) Normalisation and stigmatisation of obesity in UK newspapers: a visual content analysis. Open Obesity Journal, 5 . pp. 82-91. ISSN 1876-8237 (doi:10.2174/1876823720131001011)

2012

Hilton, S., Patterson, C., and Teyhan, A. (2012) Escalating coverage of obesity in UK newspapers: The evolution and framing of the “Obesity Epidemic” From 1996 to 2010. Obesity, 20 (8). pp. 1688-1695. ISSN 1930-7381 (doi:10.1038/oby.2012.27)

This list was generated on Thu Nov 27 16:01:09 2014 GMT.
Jump to: Articles
Number of items: 7.

Articles

Wood, K., Patterson, C., Katikireddi, S. V., and Hilton, S. (2014) Harms to ‘others’ from alcohol consumption in the minimum unit pricing policy debate: A qualitative content analysis of UK newspapers (2005-2012). Addiction, 109 (4). pp. 578-584. ISSN 0965-2140 (doi:10.1111/add.12427)

Hilton, S., Wood, K., Patterson, C., and Katikireddi, S. V. (2014) Implications for alcohol minimum unit pricing advocacy: what can we learn for public health from UK newsprint coverage of key claim-makers in the policy debate? Social Science and Medicine, 102 . pp. 157-164. ISSN 0277-9536 (doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2013.11.041)

Hilton, S., Wood, K., Bain, J., Patterson, C., Duffy, S., and Semple, S. (2014) Newsprint coverage of smoking in cars carrying children: a case study of public and scientific opinion driving the policy debate. BMC Public Health, 14 (1116). ISSN 1471-2458 (doi:10.1186/1471-2458-14-1116)

Patterson, C., Katikireddi, S. V., Wood, K., and Hilton, S. (2014) Representations of minimum unit pricing for alcohol in UK newspapers: a case study of a public health policy debate. Journal of Public Health . ISSN 1741-3850 (doi:10.1093/pubmed/fdu078) (Early Online Publication)

Hilton, S., Patterson, C., Smith, E., Bedford, H., and Hunt, K. (2013) Teenagers’ understandings of and attitudes towards vaccines and vaccine-preventable diseases: a qualitative study. Vaccine, 31 (22). pp. 2543-2550. ISSN 0264-410X (doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2013.04.023)

Patterson, C., and Hilton, S. (2013) Normalisation and stigmatisation of obesity in UK newspapers: a visual content analysis. Open Obesity Journal, 5 . pp. 82-91. ISSN 1876-8237 (doi:10.2174/1876823720131001011)

Hilton, S., Patterson, C., and Teyhan, A. (2012) Escalating coverage of obesity in UK newspapers: The evolution and framing of the “Obesity Epidemic” From 1996 to 2010. Obesity, 20 (8). pp. 1688-1695. ISSN 1930-7381 (doi:10.1038/oby.2012.27)

This list was generated on Thu Nov 27 16:01:09 2014 GMT.