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Dr Nadine Seward

PhD, MSc

Research Fellow

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

I hold an undergraduate degree is in Life Sciences from Queen's University in Canada, and  a MSc in Epidemiology from LSHTM.  In 2015, I completed my PhD in epidemiology and statistics at UCL Institute of Global Health entitled "Clean Delivery Practices during Home Deliveries in Rural South Asia: effects on maternal and neonatal mortality and interventioned aimed at improved use"  

I joined LSHTM as a Research Fellow in Statistics in November, 2015, working with Chris Frost and Diana Elbourne. I will be fulfilling the role as a trial statistician for three cluster randomised controlled trials in India and the Gambia.  One trial is a complex interventions aimed at improving newborn, maternal, and child health, and two trials are aimed at improving educational outcomes.

Affiliations

Department of Medical Statistics
Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health

Centres

Centre for Evaluation
Maternal, Adolescent, Reproductive & Child Health (MARCH)
Statistical Methodology

Teaching

I am the DMO for the distance based course "Trial Designs". I am also tutoring on Statistical Methods in Epidemiology and Clinical Trials

Research

I am interested in sustainable complex community trails aimed at improving child and maternal health, including community mobilisation using the participatory learning and action cycle.

I'm also interested in applying causal inference techniques to to disentangle and explain the effects of complex interventions on differrent outcome measures.

Research Area
Child health
Complex interventions
Maternal health
Perinatal health
Social and structural determinants of health
Statistical methods
Surveillance
Adolescent health
Global Health
Neonatal health
Reproductive health
Discipline
Epidemiology
Statistics
Region
South Asia
Sub-Saharan Africa (developing only)