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Dr Caroline Wright

Dr Caroline Wright

Dr Caroline Wright
BSc(Bristol), MA(W.England), MSc(Bristol), PhD(Bristol)

Senior Research Associate (CRUK Fellowship)

Area of research

Longitudinal patterns, predictors and outcomes of multiple cancer risk exposures

Office BF4
Oakfield House,
Oakfield Grove, Clifton BS8 2BN
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 33 14011

Research summary

Caroline is a Senior Research Associate and Cancer Research UK Population Research Postdoctoral Fellow working at Bristol Medical School. Her fellowship explores the longitudinal patterns, predictors and outcomes of multiple cancer risk exposures (MCRE) during adolescence. MCRE are modifiable behaviours including tobacco smoking, alcohol consumption, physical inactivity, overweight and obesity, unhealthy diet and risky sexual behaviour that are associated with cancer incidence and mortality. Rather than focussing on specific cancers this research will cover a wide range of cancers that are associated with these exposures. She will use two British cohort studies, the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children ...

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Biography

I graduated from the University of Bristol in 2003, with a degree in Social Policy and Planning. Following this I worked as an Administrative Assistant for Bristol City Council for a number of years. In 2006, I became an Education Welfare Officer and worked extensively with vulnerable children, young people and their families to improve school attendance. This involved working in many schools and communities in south Bristol. I also had significant child protection responsibilities. During this time, I studied part-time for a Masters degree in Education at the University of the West of England.

In 2009, I secured a ...

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Recent publications

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