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Dr Clare Tanton

BSc MSc PhD

Assistant Professor
in Epidemiology

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Clare completed her PhD at LSHTM in 2008 and then worked at UCL before rejoining LSHTM in 2018. She is an Epidemiologist with an interest in adolescence and expertise in sexual and reproductive health and HIV, large-scale surveys and school-based interventions and has worked both in the UK and internationally. 

Affiliations

Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health
Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology

Centres

Maternal, Adolescent, Reproductive & Child Health (MARCH)

Teaching

Clare teaches on Epidemiology and Statistics modules. She also supervises MSc and PhD students.

Research

Clare's research focuses on adolescents and young people within the fields of sexual health and HIV, menstrual hygiene management and violence. She is particularly interested in the development and evaluation of school-based interventions. 

Research Area
Child health
Complex interventions
Sexual health
Social and structural determinants of health
Adolescent health
Behaviour change
Ethics
Evaluation
Global Health
Impact evaluation
Mobile technologies
Randomised controlled trials
Reproductive health
Schools
Violence
Discipline
Epidemiology
Statistics
Disease and Health Conditions
HIV/AIDS
Mental health
Sexually transmitted infection
Country
United Kingdom
Uganda
Region
Europe & Central Asia (all income levels)
Sub-Saharan Africa (developing only)