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Dr Juliet Addo

MBChB MPH PhD

Honorary Lecturer

Room
257

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

I trained in medicine and obtained a PhD in Epidemiology at the LSHTM in 2008.

Affiliations

Department of Non-communicable Disease Epidemiology
Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health

Centres

Global Non-Communicable Diseases

Teaching

I am co-module organiser for the distance learning MSc Global epidemiology of non-communicable disease module.

Research

My research is mainly in the field of cardiovascular diseases and diabetes. I am interested in the ethnic and socioeconomic inequalities in cardiovascular diseases and their risk factors in the UK, Europe and in sub Saharan Africa (SSA).

Research Area
Health inequalities
Public health
Social and structural determinants of health
Global Health
Migration
Physical activity
Discipline
Epidemiology
Disease and Health Conditions
Cardiovascular disease
Diabetes
Non-communicable diseases
Obesity
Country
United Kingdom
Ghana
Region
Europe & Central Asia (all income levels)
Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)
World

Selected Publications

Peripheral insulin resistance rather than beta cell dysfunction accounts for geographical differences in impaired fasting blood glucose among sub-Saharan African individuals: findings from the RODAM study.
Meeks, K.A. ; Stronks, K. ; Adeyemo, A. ; Addo, J. ; Bahendeka, S. ; Beune, E. ; Owusu-Dabo, E. ; Danquah, I. ; Galbete, C. ; Henneman, P. ; Klipstein-Grobusch, K. ; Mockenhaupt, F.P. ; Osei, K. ; Schulze, M.B. ; Spranger, J. ; Smeeth, L. ; Agyemang, C. ;
Diabetologia
Obesity and type 2 diabetes in sub-Saharan Africans - Is the burden in today's Africa similar to African migrants in Europe? The RODAM study.
Agyemang, C. ; Meeks, K. ; Beune, E. ; Owusu-Dabo, E. ; Mockenhaupt, F.P. ; Addo, J. ; de Graft Aikins, A. ; Bahendeka, S. ; Danquah, I. ; Schulze, M.B. ; Spranger, J. ; Burr, T. ; Agyei-Baffour, P. ; Amoah, S.K. ; Galbete, C. ; Henneman, P. ; Klipstein-Grobusch, K. ; Nicolaou, M. ; Adeyemo, A. ; van Straalen, J. ; Smeeth, L. ; Stronks, K. ;
BMC Med
Ecological Study of HIV Infection and Hypertension in Sub-Saharan Africa: Is There a Double Burden of Disease?
Angkurawaranon, C. ; Nitsch, D. ; Larke, N. ; Rehman, A.M. ; Smeeth, L. ; Addo, J. ;
PLoS One
Impact of implementing evidence-based acute stroke interventions on survival: the South London Stroke Register.
Addo, J. ; Crichton, S. ; Bhalla, A. ; Rudd, A.G. ; Wolfe, C.D. ; McKevitt, C. ;
PLoS One
Hypertension In Sub-Saharan Africa: A Systematic Review.
Addo, J.; Smeeth, L.; Leon, D.A.;
Hypertension
See all Dr Juliet Addo's Publications