Louise Knight MSc

Research Fellow

Background

 

 

Affiliation

Centres

Teaching

Teaching related activities for Basic Epidemiology and Evaluation of Health Programes

Research

My research interests include violence and HIV prevention and treatment in East and South Africa. Previous focus includes reproductive and maternal health, field epidemiology, health information systems and operational research within humanitarian medical organisations. I currently work on violence prevention research relating to children and adolescents in Uganda, Cote d'ivoire and Zanzibar.

Research areas

  • Adolescent health
  • Behaviour change
  • Clinical trials
  • Complex interventions
  • Conflict
  • Impact evaluation
  • Implementation research
  • Maternal health
  • Mixed methods
  • Outbreaks
  • Randomised controlled trials
  • Reproductive health
  • Schools
  • Sexual health
  • Social and structural determinants of health
  • Violence

Disciplines

  • Epidemiology
  • Operational research

Disease and Health Conditions

  • HIV/AIDS
  • Mental health
  • Sexually transmitted infection

Regions

  • Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)

Countries

  • Congo, Dem. Rep.
  • Kenya
  • Lesotho
  • Pakistan
  • South Africa
  • Tanzania
  • Uganda

Other interests

  • Adolescents
  • HIV
  • children
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