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Peter Weatherburn

BA MSc FHEA MBPsS

Associate Professor
of Health Promotion

Room
TP 244

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

Tel.
+44 (20)7927 2797

Fax.
+44 (20)7927 2701

Peter has been the Director of Sigma Research since 1997, and has worked as a research and evaluation specialist since 1988. He manages Sigma Research’s research and development programmes at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, and is Head of the Sexual & Reproductive Health Group in the department of Public Health, Environments and Society. As Director of Sigma Research he has developed and expanded the units research and development programme, and identified, specified and managed more than 90 research and evaluation projects. Peter was involved in the establishment of the UKs National Strategy for HIV and Sexual Health and in the development of key HIV prevention policy frameworks both for gay men and bisexual men (Making it Count) and for African migrants in England (The Knowledge, The Will and The Power). Peter has extensive experience of needs assessment, process and programme evaluation.

Affiliations

Faculty of Public Health and Policy
Public Health, Environments and Society

Centres

Centre for Evaluation

Teaching

Peter is the chair of the exam board for the MSc Public Health and

  • seminar leader on the Foundations for Health Promotion (1109) module in term 1;
  • organiser the Integrating Module: Health Promotion (1806) in term 3 and; 
  • Stream Advisor for Health Promotion across the degree.

Research

Research Area
Health inequalities
Health outcomes
Health promotion
Public health
Research : policy relationship
Sexual health
Adolescent health
Evaluation
Evidence use
Mixed methods
Qualitative methods
Reproductive health
Discipline
Operational research
Policy analysis
Psychology
Social Sciences
Social Policy
Disease and Health Conditions
HIV/AIDS
Mental health
Sexually transmitted infection
Country
United Kingdom
Kenya
South Africa
Region
Europe & Central Asia (all income levels)
European Union
Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)

Selected Publications

Anti-LGBT and Anti-Immigrant Structural Stigma: An Intersectional Analysis of Sexual Minority Men's HIV Risk When Migrating to or Within Europe.
Pachankis, J.E. ; Hatzenbuehler, M.L. ; Berg, R.C. ; Fernández-Dávila, P. ; Mirandola, M. ; Marcus, U. ; Weatherburn, P. ; Schmidt, A.J. ;
2017
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
The Geography of Sexual Orientation: Structural Stigma and Sexual Attraction, Behavior, and Identity Among Men Who Have Sex with Men Across 38 European Countries.
Pachankis, J.E. ; Hatzenbuehler, M.L. ; Mirandola, M. ; Weatherburn, P. ; Berg, R.C. ; Marcus, U. ; Schmidt, A.J. ;
2016
Arch Sex Behav
Interventions for tobacco use cessation in people living with HIV and AIDS
Pool, E.R.M.; Dogar, O.; Lindsay, R.P.; Weatherburn, P.; Siddiqi, K.
2016
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Hidden from health: structural stigma, sexual orientation concealment, and HIV across 38 countries in the European MSM Internet Survey.
Pachankis, J.E. ; Hatzenbuehler, M.L. ; Hickson, F. ; Weatherburn, P. ; Berg, R.C. ; Marcus, U. ; Schmidt, A.J. ;
2015
AIDS
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