Current doctoral students

Details of our current doctoral students can be found below.



A Alkhatib, Ahmad
The relationship between physical characteristics of neighbourhoods on the physical and mental health of the residents in the twin citllah and al-Bireh, in the occupied Palestinian territory
B Bosó Pérez, Raquel
What do young people understand by ‘sexual wellbeing’ and how do they seek to attain it?
  Burnett, Hannah
Does gaining, changing or losing green space in the city affect community mental health? With a specific focus on deprived communities.
  Burrows, George
Identifying factors influencing sexual health and wellbeing among transgender adults in Scotland.
Christie, Anthony
Recovery journeys of older people with lived experience of intravenous drug use in Scotland
  Chueca Del Cerro, Cristina
Political Polarization and Violence around Independence Movements in Online and Offline Social Networks.

Formstone, Anna
Evaluating plans for rabies elimination.
  Friel, Catherine
Nutrition-related Foetal Programming and Mental Health Outcomes in Offspring: a Social Perspective.
G Gauci, Dorothy
Health inequalities in Malta.
I Igelström, Erik
Applying novel causal inference methods to public health.
  Inyang, Elizabeth
Addressing FGM/C in Scotland: a Soft Systems Approach.
L Lalloo, Drushca
Understanding the relationship between occupation and health outcomes in UK Biobank participants.
M McCabe, Ronan
Health impact of welfare reform in Scotland
  Machray, Kathryn
Food insecurity and health inequalities
  Milicev, Jelena
Using social network analysis to understand the social support and mental wellbeing of postgraduate researchers - a mixed methods approach
  Moran, Jessica
Evaluating prison services delivered by Early Years Scotland.
O Okon, Marian
The association between oil economy, national development and population health
P  Pulford, Andrew
Assessing the causal effects of precarious employment on health through linked administrative data
  Purba, Amrit Kaur
Social media use in young people: what are the consequences for health, wellbeing and inequalities?
R Robertson, Elaine
Parenting and childcare in the early years: Barriers, supports & consequences for child health inequalities in Scotland
  Rush, Lynne
Are antimicrobial resistance and sepsis awareness competing goals?
S Shimonovich, Michal
Evidence synthesis for establishing causality in population health
  Smith, Marissa
Understanding  the role of evidence in e-cigarette regulation and policy development
  Stanton, Alasdair
Hierarchy and complexity: Chinese environmental governance, 2008-2018.
  Stewart, Gill
Urban health inequalities from Victorian times to the present
T Tay Wee Teck, Joseph
What is the feasibility of applying deliberative approaches in older drug user health research and policy
Thomson, Meigan
Understanding the barriers and facilitators contributing to weight loss success and failure in adults taking part in lifestyle weight management interventions
Thomson, Rachel
Predicting the impacts of universal basic income on mental health inequalities in the UK population: a microsimulation model
 W Wilson-Lowe, Rachel
Abortion in practice: reducing stigma in women’s sexual and reproductive healthcare
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