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Dr Hana Rohan

BSc MSc PhD

Assistant Professor
in Social Science, UK Public Health Rapid Support Team

Room
324

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

Hana Rohan is Assistant Professor in Social Science for the UK Public Health Rapid Support Team, LSHTM. She is deployable in the event of an outbreak emergency. Outside of outbreaks, her research focuses on improving information preparedness for outbreak response. Hana obtained her PhD from LSHTM in 2010, studying access to HIV services in the UK for Zimbabwean women with insecure immigration status. Hana has a longstanding interest in the health of vulnerable populations and in infectious disease, and since completing her PhD, has worked on a number of health and governance research projects for NGOs in Sierra Leone, Nigeria, and Cambodia. She has also worked in operational positions in Sierra Leone during the Ebola response and in the post-Ebola recovery period, helping manage the Ebola alerts system, and then the Free Health Care medical commodities supply chain.

Affiliations

Department of Global Health and Development
Faculty of Public Health and Policy
Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health

Centres

Health in Humanitarian Crises Centre

Research

Hana is the LSHTM lead for www.epidemicresponse.net

Discipline
Anthropology
Epidemiology
Operational research
Sociology
Social Sciences
Region
Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)