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Dr Diogo Martins

MD MScPH DrPH Candidate

Research Degree Student
Doctor of Public Health (DrPH)

LSHTM
15-17 Tavistock Place
London
WC1H 9SH
United Kingdom

Diogo Martins is a Public Health medical doctor from Portugal with extensive experience in global health and development organisations, including the United Nations (UN) and the World Health Organization (WHO).

He is passionate about public policy formulation and implementation, with keen interest in the intersections between climate change and health.

Currently holds the position of Policy & Advocacy Lead at the Wellcome Trust and is a Doctorate in Public Health (DrPH) candidate at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM).

Interests: Sustainable Development and Planetary Health. 

Affiliations

Department of Public Health, Environments and Society
Faculty of Public Health and Policy

Teaching

Issues in Public Health (2018) and Health Systems (2019).

Research

Research Area
Climate change
Decision analysis
Health policy
Health systems
Organisational research
Environmental Health
Evidence use
Global Health
Inequalities
Mixed methods
Discipline
Development studies
Medicine
Policy analysis
Political science
Social Policy
Country
Switzerland
United Kingdom
Portugal
Region
World

Selected Publications

Improving Decision-Making for Population Health in Nonhealth Sectors in Urban Environments: the Example of the Transportation Sector in Three Megacities-the 3-D Commission.
Babajide O; Martins DC; Maani N; Abdalla SM; Gómez EJ; Pongsiri MJ; Tlou S; Leung GM; Benjamin GC; Goosby E
2021
Journal of urban health : bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine
Appraisal of antivenom production in public laboratories in Latin America during the first semester of 2020: The impact of COVID-19.
Gutiérrez JM; Zanette L; Vigilato MAN; Pompei JCA; Martins D; Fan HW; Latin American Network of Public Antivenom Manufacturing Laborat
2021
PLoS neglected tropical diseases
Integrating Social Determinants in Decision-Making Processes for Health: Insights from Conceptual Frameworks-the 3-D Commission.
Martins DC; Babajide O; Maani N; Abdalla SM; Gómez EJ; Pongsiri MJ; Tlou S; Leung GM; Benjamin GC; Goosby E
2021
Journal of urban health
COP26: an opportunity to shape climate-resilient health systems and research.
Quintana AV; Venkatraman R; Coleman SB; Martins D; Mayhew SH
2021
Lancet Planet Health
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