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​​HPRU in Immunisation: PhD Student Showcase​

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During this showcase, PhD students from the NIHR Health Protection Research Unit (HPRU) in Vaccines & Immunisation will showcase some of their research findings, with the opportunity for questions from the audience. 

The HPRU aims to:

  • ​reverse the decline in immunisation coverage in children
  • increase vaccine uptake in adults, and 
  • reduce inequalities in the vaccine service.  


  • ​​Should England introduce a universal chicken pox vaccine? Modelling and health economic results – Lauren Adams, University of Cambridge
  • ​​Socioeconomically disadvantaged parents' experiences of accessing childhood vaccination services in England from birth to age 1: emerging findings from a qualitative longitudinal cohort study – Georgia Chisnall, LSHTM
  • ​​Advancing methods to account for biases in observational vaccine effectiveness research – Sophie Graham, LSHTM
  • ​Modelling the impact of COVID-19 vaccine distribution on health inequality across deprivation quintiles in England. – Ciara McCarthy, LSHTM
  • ​Exploring childhood immunisation among Nigerian migrant families in South London: A critical look at ‘vaccine hesitancy’. – Oyinkansola Ojo-Aromokudu, LSHTM
  • ​Understanding the association between maternal mental health and vaccine uptake and timeliness in early childhood – Anne Suffel, LSHTM 


Professor Anthony Scott, Director of the HPRU in Immunisation


  • ​Lauren Adams, University of Cambridge
  • ​Georgia Chisnall, LSHTM
  • ​Sophie Graham, LSHTM
  • ​Ciara McCarthy, LSHTM
  • ​Oyinkansola Ojo-Aromokudu, LSHTM
  • ​Anne Suffel, LSHTM 

Event notices

  • Please note that you can join this event in person or you can join the session remotely


Free and open to all. No registration required.