Dr Joanna Inchley

  • Reader (MRC/CSO Social & Public Health Sciences Unit)

Biography

Jo is a behavioural scientist and public health researcher, specialising in child and adolescent health. Her recent research has focused on a range of areas including mental health, school health, physical activity, sedentary behaviour, obesity, sleep, alcohol use, spiritual health and chronic conditions. Broader research interests include social determinants of health, health inequalities, gender and health, developmental perspectives and international comparisons. Before joining the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Jo was at the University of St Andrews where she was Deputy Director of the Child and Adolescent Health Research Unit (CAHRU) and Senior Research Fellow in the School of Medicine. Jo is also International Coordinator of the Health Behaviour of School-aged Children (HBSC) WHO Collaborative Cross-national study, the largest study of adolescent health and wellbeing in Europe.


Grants

Grants and Awards listed are those received whilst working with the University of Glasgow.

  • Investigating the relationship between greenspace and health in Scottish schoolchildren. The Greenspace Availability and Scottish Schoolchildren (GRASS) project
    Glasgow Children`s Hospital Charity
    2018 - 2019
     

Supervision

    Katrin Metsis (current) Health inequalities among young people in Scotland.

    Gina Martin (Phd, 2018) The neighbourhood social environment and its association with adolescent alcohol use.

    Jackie Hyland (MD, 2017) The physical and social impact of traffic-related air pollution on the health of Scottish residents.

    Fiona Mitchell (PhD, 2012) Evaluation of the school-based ‘Fit for Girls’ programme.

    Justine Geyer (PhD, 2013) Developing an understanding of greenspace as a resource for physical activity of adolescents in Scotland.

Publications

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Jump to: 2019
Number of items: 5.

2019

Shaw, R. J. , Currie, D. B., Smith, G. S., Brown, J. , Smith, D. J. and Inchley, J. C. (2019) Do social support and eating family meals together play a role in promoting resilience to bullying and cyberbullying in Scottish school children? SSM - Population Health, (doi:10.1016/j.ssmph.2019.100485) (In Press)

Shaw, R. J. , Currie, D. B., Smith, G., Inchley, J. and Smith, D. (2019) The Role of Family and Peer Support in Promoting Resilience in the Face of Bullying and Cyberbullying: Evidence from School Children in Scotland. Society for Social Medicine and Population Health and International Epidemiology Association European Congress Annual Scientific Meeting 2019, Cork, Ireland, 4-6 September 2019.

Michaelson, V., King, N., Inchley, J., Currie, D., Brooks, F. and Pickett, W. (2019) Domains of spirituality and their associations with positive mental health: a study of adolescents in Canada, England and Scotland. Preventive Medicine, 125, pp. 12-18. (doi:10.1016/j.ypmed.2019.04.018) (PMID:31067485)

Weinberg, D., Stevens, G. W.J.M., Bucksch, J., Inchley, J. and de Looze, M. (2019) Do country-level environmental factors explain cross-national variation in adolescent physical activity? A multilevel study in 29 European countries. BMC Public Health, 19, 680. (doi:10.1186/s12889-019-6908-9) (PMID:31159749) (PMCID:PMC6547567)

Martin, G., Inchley, J. and Currie, C. (2019) Do drinking motives mediate the relationship between neighbourhood characteristics and alcohol use among adolescents? International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16(5), 853. (doi:10.3390/ijerph16050853) (PMID:30857214) (PMCID:PMC6427383)

This list was generated on Tue Sep 17 08:46:13 2019 BST.
Number of items: 5.

Articles

Shaw, R. J. , Currie, D. B., Smith, G. S., Brown, J. , Smith, D. J. and Inchley, J. C. (2019) Do social support and eating family meals together play a role in promoting resilience to bullying and cyberbullying in Scottish school children? SSM - Population Health, (doi:10.1016/j.ssmph.2019.100485) (In Press)

Michaelson, V., King, N., Inchley, J., Currie, D., Brooks, F. and Pickett, W. (2019) Domains of spirituality and their associations with positive mental health: a study of adolescents in Canada, England and Scotland. Preventive Medicine, 125, pp. 12-18. (doi:10.1016/j.ypmed.2019.04.018) (PMID:31067485)

Weinberg, D., Stevens, G. W.J.M., Bucksch, J., Inchley, J. and de Looze, M. (2019) Do country-level environmental factors explain cross-national variation in adolescent physical activity? A multilevel study in 29 European countries. BMC Public Health, 19, 680. (doi:10.1186/s12889-019-6908-9) (PMID:31159749) (PMCID:PMC6547567)

Martin, G., Inchley, J. and Currie, C. (2019) Do drinking motives mediate the relationship between neighbourhood characteristics and alcohol use among adolescents? International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16(5), 853. (doi:10.3390/ijerph16050853) (PMID:30857214) (PMCID:PMC6427383)

Conference or Workshop Item

Shaw, R. J. , Currie, D. B., Smith, G., Inchley, J. and Smith, D. (2019) The Role of Family and Peer Support in Promoting Resilience in the Face of Bullying and Cyberbullying: Evidence from School Children in Scotland. Society for Social Medicine and Population Health and International Epidemiology Association European Congress Annual Scientific Meeting 2019, Cork, Ireland, 4-6 September 2019.

This list was generated on Tue Sep 17 08:46:13 2019 BST.