Centre for Public Health

Liverpool John Moores University

Public Health Institute - Liverpool John Moores University

World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Violence Prevention

Part of the Liverpool John Moores University

Rose Khatri

Rose Khatri

Programme Leader Public Health


Rose Khatri is the Programme Leader for the Public Health programmes;  MSc Public Health, Public Health (Addictions) and International Public Health. She is also the manager for the Education Team. The focus of her work is on curriculum development, teaching and supervision.  Specialist teaching areas include International Health, Globalization and Public Health Policy. Rose has supervised a number of PhD projects five of which have used participatory methods of inquiry.

Research interests include Participatory Methodology, Obesity, Maternal Health, Diabetes, Primary Health Care and Ageing. She is particularly interested in the international dimensions of these areas and is currently supervising a PhD study on the development of public health skills in health workers in low and middle income countries. Rose was involved on a Higher Education (HE) link programme funded by DelPHE with partners at Tribhuvan University, Nepal and University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. The focus of these links was to support curriculum development, research methods and teaching practices across all institutions. Also to develop and improve collaboration between the HE and other related state and non-state sectors including NGO’s. Themes of the research included: Gender Mainstreaming, Indigenous Health Knowledge and Women’s Health and Maternal Mortality.

In addition to the publications in the papers section below Rose has also contributed to the following publications:

Elkharam W., Khatri R., Wallymamed A.H., & Gee I. (2013) Knowledge of and Adherence to Health Advice among Adults with Diabetes in Libya, Ibnosina Journal of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences Vol 5, No 4

Parker S., Khatri R., Cook I. and Pant B. (2014) Theorizing Aging in Nepal: beyond the biomedical model, Canadian Journal of Sociology Volume 39, No 2

Parker S., Nikku B.R., and Khatri R. (2014) Social Policy, Social Work and Age Care in Nepal: Mapping services missing links, European Journal of Social Wokr Volume 17, Issue 3