The impact of economic shocks on health and health inequalities
Prof B Hollingsworth, Dr E Zucchelli
23 January 2019
The PhD is in the area of the impact on health of economic shocks. The causal pathways between economic circumstances and health status are affected by economic shocks, such as the recent economic recession, and the latest causal mediation analysis methods.
The Impact of Mobile Phone Use on Adolescent Mental Health
School of Public Health Research Programme
Prof M Toledano, Dr M Di Simplicio
1 February 2019
Project Description. To evaluate the impact of mobile phone use on measures of depression, anxiety and mental health difficulties in a cohort of ~7,000 UK adolescents using unique data from the SCAMP cohort study (Study of Cognition Adolescents and Mobile Phones www.scampstudy.org).