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Dr Heidi Stöckl

Diplom MSc PhD

Associate Professor
in Social Epidemiology

Room
Gender Violence and Health Centre

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

Tel.
00442079272506

 

Heidi Stöckl is an Associate Professor at the Social and Mathematical Epidemiology Group and the Gender Violence and Health Centre in the Department of Global Health and Development at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and an Honory Senior Lecturer in Clinical Medicine at the University of Witwatersrand. She holds a PhD in Evidence-based Social Intervention from the University of Oxford, Nuffield College, funded by a Rhodes Scholarship. She currently holds a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship.

Affiliations

Department of Global Health and Development

Teaching

Basic Statistics for Public Health

Health Policy, Process and Power

Health Service

Principles of Social Research

Research

Heidi's main areas of research are:

1. Prevalence, risk factors and health outcomes of intimate partner violence and women's coping strategies, with a special focus on pregnancy, adolescents and older women

2. Longitudinal studies on intimate partner violence

3. Women's economic empowerment and intimate partner violence

4. Interventions addressing intimate partner violence and vertical transmission of HIV

5. Intimate partner homicide and femicide

6. Human trafficking and labour exploitation

Heidi is also involved in a WHO antenatal care study to address intimate partner violence during pregnancy in South Africa.

Research Area
Ageing
Child health
Complex interventions
Health outcomes
Health services research
Health systems
Maternal health
Perinatal health
Public health
Risk
Sexual health
Social and structural determinants of health
Statistical methods
Systematic reviews
Adolescent health
Behaviour change
Ethics
Evaluation
Gender
Global Health
Health services
Migration
Mixed methods
Neonatal health
Older people's health
Reproductive health
Violence
Discipline
Epidemiology
Political science
Sociology
Statistics
Social Sciences
Disease and Health Conditions
HIV/AIDS
Injuries
Country
China
Germany
United Kingdom
Indonesia
Korea, Rep.
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Tanzania
United States
Uzbekistan
South Africa
Region
East Asia & Pacific (all income levels)
Europe & Central Asia (all income levels)
European Union
Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)
World

Selected Publications

The global prevalence of intimate partner homicide: a systematic review.
Stöckl, H. ; Devries, K. ; Rotstein, A. ; Abrahams, N. ; Campbell, J. ; Watts, C. ; Moreno, C.G. ;
Lancet
Induced abortion, pregnancy loss and intimate partner violence in Tanzania: a population based study.
Stöckl, H. ; Filippi, V. ; Watts, C. ; Mbwambo, J.K. ;
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth
Partner, workplace, and stranger abuse during pregnancy in Germany.
Stoeckl, H.; Hertlein, L.; Friese, K.; Stoeckl, D.;
Int J Gynaecol Obstet
Physical violence by a partner during pregnancy in Tanzania: prevalence and risk factors.
Stöckl, H.; Watts, C.; Kilonzo Mbwambo, J.K.;
Reprod Health Matters
See all Dr Heidi Stöckl's Publications