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Experts in 'children'

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  Dr Christine Barter
Post(s): Senior Research Fellow, School for Policy Studies
Areas of expertise: I was the Senior NSPCC Research Fellow with the University of Luton for nine years until the fellowship transferred to Bristol...
Keywords: children who run away | children | young people | racial abuse | racism | institutional child abuse | peer violence
 
  Dr Rowan Brockman
Post(s): Research Assistant, School of Social and Community Medicine
Areas of expertise: I graduated with distinction from Bristol University (2006) with an MSc in Nutrition, Physical Activity & Public Health....
Keywords: nutrition | physical activity | public health | diet | exercise | children | obesity
 
  Dr Richard Coward
Post(s): Reader in Paediatric Nephrology, School of Clinical Sciences
Areas of expertise: I am currently an MRC Clinician Scientist and Honorary Consultant Paediatric Nephrologist in Bristol Royal Hospital for Sick...
Keywords: nephrology | paediatrics | children | molecular biology | human podocyte | Insulin | kidneys | glomerular cells
 
  Dr Esther Crawley
Post(s): Reader in Child Health, School of Social and Community Medicine
Areas of expertise: My main research interests are: The Epidemiology of CFS/ME in children - Children who miss school have been screened each...
Keywords: epidemiology | children | fatigue | CFS | ME | concentration | anxiety
 
  Professor John Henderson
Post(s): Professor of Paediatric Respiratory Medicine, School of Social and Community Medicine
Areas of expertise: I am a Reader in Paediatric Respiratory Medicine. My background is in clinical paediatrics and I have trained in paediatric...
Keywords: respiratory medicine | clinical paediatrics | respiratory system | children | intensive care | asthma | allergy | neuromuscular diseases
 
  Professor Russ Jago
Post(s): Professor of Paediatric Physical Activity and Public Health, Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences
Areas of expertise: My research focuses on understanding the factors that influence children and adolescents physical activity, screen-viewing...
Keywords: children | adolescence | physical activity | dietary behaviours | obesity | diabetes | parents | peers
 
  Dr Raghu Lingam
Post(s): Senior Clinical Lecturer, School of Social and Community Medicine
Areas of expertise: I am a paediatrician currently undertaking a PhD, funded through the NIHR Researcher Development Award, entitled Developmental...
Keywords: Developmental Coordination Disorder | children | child morbidity | healthcare | health
 
  Dr Daniel Magnus
Post(s): Tutor, School of Social and Community Medicine
Areas of expertise: I am currently working in Bristol as a paediatric trainee and my main interest is in promoting international child health...
Keywords: international child health | health education | child health | children | healthcare | developing countries | Kenya
 
  Dr Angie Page
Post(s): Reader in Exercise and Health Sciences, Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences
Areas of expertise: My research interests focus on the behaviours linked to childhood obesity and the determinants of children’s physical activity...
Keywords: childhood obesity | obesity | physical activity | eating behaviour | mobility | children
 
  Dr Simon Sebire
Post(s): Lecturer in Psychology of Physical Activity/Exercise, School for Policy Studies
Areas of expertise: I contribute to research concerning factors that influence the physical activity and health behaviours of children and adolescents...
Keywords: physical activity | health behaviours | children | obesity | childhood obesity | health behaviours | motivation | exercise
 
  Professor Elizabeth Towner
Post(s): Visiting Fellow, School of Social and Community Medicine
Areas of expertise: My main research interests are in child injury prevention: Mixed method approaches in the evaluation of injury prevention...
Keywords: child injury prevention | children | injury | social deprivation
 
  Dr Debbie Watson
Post(s): Senior Lecturer in Childhood Studies, School for Policy Studies
Areas of expertise: I am interested in conceptual constructions of social and emotional wellbeing for children and how adult models of wellbeing...
Keywords: Children's wellbeing | sociology of childhood | children | social and emotional wellbeing | performance methodologies | learning support | interprofessional working | creative research methods
 
  Dr Kate White
Post(s): Research Associate, School of Social and Community Medicine
Areas of expertise: I am currently working on an ESRC funded project, ‘Maintaining dignity in later life’, which is part of the New Dynamics...
Keywords: dignity in later life | ageing | women teachers | sexual health services | behavioural difficulties | children | young people | older people