Noortje is a research fellow in epidemiology and public health at the University of York. She studies the structural causes of social and ethnic inequalities in maternal, infant and child health. Noortje has published systematic reviews and analyses of large cohort datasets on topics such as social gradients in health, the ethnic density hypothesis, childhood asthma and migration, social capital and food insecurity.
Noortje Uphoff writes her debut elf blog on a recent paper in The Lancet, which looks at what works in inclusion health; providing an overview of effective interventions for marginalised and excluded populations.[read the full story...]