Centre for Public Health

Liverpool John Moores University

Public Health Institute - Liverpool John Moores University

World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Violence Prevention

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Jane Harris

Jane Harris

PhD Student


areas of expertise

Jane is in the first year of a MPhil to PhD transfer supervised by Dr Lorna Porcellato, Amanda Atkinson (PHI, LJMU) and Dr Michael Mink (Southern Connecticut State University). Her PhD is a mixed methods study which examines the role professional You Tubers play in young people’s health behaviour and identity.

Before starting her PhD, Jane worked for 7 years as a researcher at the Public Health Institute. She managed a regional HIV surveillance system and county level drug related death monitoring system as well as working on a number of health needs assessments and health service evaluations. Jane’s research interests include young people’s health, sexual health & HIV and the health needs of seldom heard groups.

Jane has an MSc in Public Health from LJMU and a BA in Human Geography from the University of Nottingham