Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineSchool of Public Health

Honorary Lecturer



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  • UK-Japan joint spatial analysis to identify risk factors for key non communicable diseases (PI), Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation Butterfield Award, 2016
  • Childhood type 1 diabetes; an analysis of environmental and pre/perinatal risk factors across England (PI), Wellcome Seed Award in Science, 2015
  • A Needs Assessment relating to the Provision of Open Space in areas with Low Levels of Physical Activity (Co-I), Kent Nature Partnership & Kent County Council, 2015
  • Occupational Kidney Disease in Pacific Coast Central America (Collaborator), Colt Foundation, 2014
  • President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 2014, Imperial College London, 2014
  • Assessing heavy metal exposure in Brazilian Birth Cohort of Ribeirão Preto and São Luís (BRISA) (PI), Santander Mobility Award, 2013
  • Equipment grant for inter-disciplinary collaborative research on mobility & health (PI), Newcastle Healthcare Charity & Newcastle Hospitals NHS Charity, 2011
  • Biobank Standardisation and Harmonisation for Research Excellence in the European Union (BioSHaRE EU) Environmental Core Project lead (from May 2014), EU FP7, 2010
  • Exploring adolescent food choice using a food environment exposure perspective - PhD studentship (Co Applicant), Food Standards Agency, 2010
  • Health effects from mining-related environmental contamination in South America (PI), British Council Researcher Exchange Programme, 2008
  • Modelling and measurement of Cd exposure and pathology in human volunteers living in proximity to a smelter source (Co-I), Natural Environment Research Council, 2007
  • Medical Research Council (MRC) PhD Studentship 'Renal effects in a population exposed to chlor alkali plant emissions', 2001
  • John Stanley Studentship to study MSc in Environmental Technology, 1998

External Positions

  • Member, Public Health England Lead Poisoning in Children Surveillance System Steering Group, Public Health England, 2017
  • Scientific Committee Member, International Society of Environmental Epidemiology Europe Young Researcher Conference, 2014
  • Committee member, since March 2013, UK and Ireland Exposure Science committee, 2013
  • Member, MRC/NERC Environmental Exposures and Health Initiative assessment panel, 2010 - 2010
  • Member, International Scientific Advisory Board for ISEE Conference (2009 and 2011), International Society of Environmental Epidemiology, 2009

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Member, International Society of Environmental Epidemiology, 2002

Links with Other Academic Bodies

  • Visiting Lecturer, Newcastle University, 2012