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Dr Neil Spicer

BSc MSc PhD

Associate Professor

Room
317

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

Tel.
0207 927 2311

Neil Spicer is an Associate Professor in Global Health Policy at the Department of Global Health and Development, LSHTM and has fifteen years of experience of qualitative health policy and systems research in the UK and low- and middle income countries including India, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Eastern Europe and Central Asia. Neil has a PhD in geography from Glasgow University. 

 

 

Affiliations

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

Centres

Centre for Maternal Adolescent Reproductive & Child Health (MARCH)

Teaching

Neil teaches health policy analysis, sociological approaches to health and globalisation and health.

Research

Neil is currently leading a qualitative component of a Gates-funded study known as IDEAS to explore the development, implementation and scale-up of health innovations in India, Ethiopia and Nigeria.

Neil is based within Health Policy and Systems Unit at LSHTM. 

 

Research Area
Globalisation
Health care policy
Health policy
Health services research
Maternal health
Global Health
Health services
Mixed methods
Qualitative methods
Discipline
Policy analysis
Sociology
Social Sciences
Disease and Health Conditions
HIV/AIDS
Country
Ethiopia
India
Nigeria
Region
South Asia
Sub-Saharan Africa (developing only)

Selected Publications

Professional advice for primary healthcare workers in Ethiopia: a social network analysis.
Sabot K; Blanchet K; Berhanu D; Spicer N; Schellenberg J
2020
BMC health services research
Characterising innovations in maternal and newborn health based on a common theory of change: lessons from developing and applying a characterisation framework in Nigeria, Ethiopia and India.
Makowiecka K; Marchant T; Betemariam W; Chaturvedi A; Jana L; Liman A; Mathewos B; Muhammad FB; Semrau K; Wunnava SS
2019
BMJ Global Health
Contextual factors in maternal and newborn health evaluation: a protocol applied in Nigeria, India and Ethiopia.
Sabot K; Marchant T; Spicer N; Berhanu D; Gautham M; Umar N; Schellenberg J
2018
Emerging themes in epidemiology
"It's About the Idea Hitting the Bull's Eye": How Aid Effectiveness Can Catalyse the Scale-up of Health Innovations.
Wickremasinghe D; Gautham M; Umar N; Berhanu D; Schellenberg J; Spicer N
2018
International journal of health policy and management
"Their own project for their own people": Community participation in the Village Health Worker Scheme in Gombe State, Nigeria
Wickremasinghe D; Willey B; Umar N; Spicer N; Marchant T; Gana A; Okolo M; Hamza Y
2018
Informed Decisions for Actions in Maternal and Newborn Health 2010–17 Report What works, why and how in maternal and newborn health
Allen E; Avan B; Beaumont E; Becker A; Berhanu D; Gautham M; Hill Z; Lyons A; Makowiecka K; Marchant T
2017
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