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Peter Weatherburn

BA MSc FHEA

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 1989. 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 (PHES/ PHP). In addition to sexual and reproductive health Peter is interested in development and evaluation of community and structural interventions that address health inequalities especially in relation to mental health, drug use and youth violence. He has extensive experience of needs assessment, process and programme evaluation and has written more than 100 journal articles, a book, and over 100 research reports, monographs and book chapters.

 

Affiliations

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

Centres

Centre for Evaluation

Teaching

Peter is the lead Programme Director for the face-to-face (intensive) MSc Public Health and:

  • seminar leader on the Foundations of Health Promotion (1109) module in term 1;
  • organiser of Integrating Module: Health Promotion (1806) in term 3 and; 
  • Stream Advisor for Health Promotion across the MSc Public Health 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
Anthropology
Operational research
Policy analysis
Psychology
Sociology
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

Experiences and challenges in sexual health service access among men who have sex with men in Kenya.
Bourne A; Carman M; Kabuti R; Nutland W; Fearon E; Liku J; Tukai A; Weatherburn P; Kimani J; Smith AD
2021
Global Public Health
Potential alcohol use disorder among MSM in Ireland - Findings from the European MSM internet survey (EMIS 2017)
Daly FP; O'Donnell K; Davoren MP; Noone C; Weatherburn P; Quinlan M; Foley B; Igoe D; Barrett PM
2021
Drug and alcohol dependence
Examining the effects of HIV self-testing compared to standard HIV testing services in the general population: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Jamil MS; Eshun-Wilson I; Witzel TC; Siegfried N; Figueroa C; Chitembo L; Msimanga-Radebe B; Pasha MS; Hatzold K; Corbett E
2021
EClinicalMedicine
Gay men and HIV: Community responses and personal risks
Keogh P; Beardsell S; Davies P; Hickson F; Weatherburn P
2021
New International Directions in HIV Prevention for Gay and Bisexual Men
The cost-effectiveness of case-finding strategies for achieving hepatitis C elimination among men who have sex with men in the UK.
Macgregor L; Ward Z; Martin NK; Nicholls J; Desai M; Hickson F; Weatherburn P; Hickman M; Vickerman P
2021
Journal of viral hepatitis
Age-dependent inequalities in HIV/STI burden and care receipt among men and transgender persons who have sex with men in Nairobi
Smith A; Fearon E; Kabuti R; Irungu E; Kungu M; Babu H; Nyabuto C; Muthoga P; Weatherburn P; Bourne A
2021
Accessing and utilising gender-affirming healthcare in England and Wales: trans and non-binary people's accounts of navigating gender identity clinics.
Wright T; Nicholls EJ; Rodger AJ; Burns FM; Weatherburn P; Pebody R; McCabe L; Wolton A; Gafos M; Witzel TC
2021
BMC health services research
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