Dr Heidi Stöckl
Diplom MSc PhD
in Social Epidemiology
15-17 Tavistock Place
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.
In collaboration with the Mwanza Intervention Trials Unit in Mwanza Tanzania, funded by an ERC Starting Grant, she currently conducts the first longitudinal study on intimate partner violence among adult women in a low and middle income country.
A world I believe in (1:00): http://www.whatworks.co.za/resources/film-and-audio/item/75-perfectworl…
Interview for Reproductive Health Matters on Intimate Partner Homicide: http://www.rhmatters.org/
Basic Statistics for Public Health
Health Policy, Process and Power
Principles of Social 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.
Trafficking into foced marriage https://ghrp.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s41256-017-0049-4?site…
Child homicide perpetrators worldwide - a systematic reviev http://bmjpaedsopen.bmj.com/content/1/1/e000112
The global prevalence of intimate partner homicide http://www.thelancet.com/pdfs/journals/lancet/PIIS0140-6736(13)61030-2…