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Milly Marston

BSc MSc

Assistant Professor

Room
Room 144

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Tel.
+44 (0)20 7299 4665

Fax.
+44 (0)20 7299 4637

After completing a first degree in Physics at UCL Milly worked in an Egyptian NGO called AHED (Association of Health and Environmental Development) in Cairo. Mainly working with demographic and health surveillance data.After working in Egypt she came back to London to do a Masters in Medical Demography at LSHTM. Since the Masters she has been working with the Population Studies Group, LSHTM. Currently she is working with the ALPHA network on the demographic consequences of HIV and also on the impact of HIV on fertility in general populations.

Affiliations

Department of Population Health
Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health

Teaching

Milly is the module organiser for the Analysing Survey and Population Data and teaches on the Demographic Methods and Epidemiology in practice modules. She also runs a short course: "Advanced Stata course: programming and techniques to make you life easier"

Research

Milly is currently working on the ALPHA network project.  She specialises in the analysis of longitudinal data especially from demographic surveillance. Currently a large focus of her work is on the effects of HIV on fertility.  Other research includes estimating and projecting child mortality in populations affected by generalised HIV epidemics, orphanhood, marriage and HIV, and fertility indicators.

Research Area
Surveillance
Fertility
Reproductive health
Discipline
Demography
Statistics
Disease and Health Conditions
HIV/AIDS
Region
Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)

Selected Publications

The effects of HIV on fertility by infection duration: evidence from African population cohorts before antiretroviral treatment availability.
Marston, M. ; Nakiyingi-Miiro, J. ; Kusemererwa, S. ; Urassa, M. ; Michael, D. ; Nyamukapa, C. ; Gregson, S. ; Zaba, B. ; Eaton, J.W. ; ALPHA network, . ;
2017
AIDS
Predictors of Sexual Debut Among Young Adolescents in Nairobi's Informal Settlements.
Marston, M. ; Beguy, D. ; Kabiru, C. ; Cleland, J. ;
2013
Int Perspect Sex Reprod Health
Effect of HIV infection on pregnancy-related mortality in sub-Saharan Africa: secondary analyses of pooled community-based data from the network for Analysing Longitudinal Population-based HIV/AIDS data on Africa (ALPHA).
Zaba, B. ; Calvert, C. ; Marston, M. ; Isingo, R. ; Nakiyingi-Miiro, J. ; Lutalo, T. ; Crampin, A. ; Robertson, L. ; Herbst, K. ; Newell, M.L. ; Todd, J. ; Byass, P. ; Boerma, T. ; Ronsmans, C. ;
2013
Lancet
Is the Risk of HIV Acquisition Increased during and Immediately after Pregnancy? A Secondary Analysis of Pooled HIV Community-Based Studies from the ALPHA Network.
Marston, M. ; Newell, M.L. ; Crampin, A. ; Lutalo, T. ; Musoke, R. ; Gregson, S. ; Nyamukapa, C. ; Nakiyingi-Miiro, J. ; Urassa, M. ; Isingo, R. ; Zaba, B. ;
2013
PLoS One
Net survival of perinatally and postnatally HIV-infected children: a pooled analysis of individual data from sub-Saharan Africa.
Marston, M.; Becquet, R.; Zaba, B.; Moulton, L.H.; Gray, G.; Coovadia, H.; Essex, M.; Ekouevi, D.K.; Jackson, D.; Coutsoudis, A.; Kilewo, C.; Leroy, V.; Wiktor, S.; Nduati, R.; Msellati, P.; Dabis, F.; Newell, M.L.; Ghys, P.D.;
2011
Int J Epidemiol
Estimating 'net' HIV-related mortality and the importance of background mortality rates.
Marston, M.; Todd, J.; Glynn, J.R.; Nelson, K.E.; Rangsin, R.; Lutalo, T.; Urassa, M.; Biraro, S.; Van der Paal, L.; Sonnenberg, P.; Zaba, B.;
2007
AIDS
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