From February 2017, information about the work of the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow is available and updated on the University of Glasgow website.

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Staff Member Biography

Rosie Seaman

Rosie Seamanposition: PhD Student

Contact Details

email:
phone: 0141 353 7536

Address

MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit,
University of Glasgow,
Top floor,
200, Renfield Street
Glasgow
G2 3QB

Biography and Interests

Rosie graduated from the University of Stirling in June 2012 with a First Class BA (Hons) in Sociology and Social Policy. She joined the unit in September 2012 on a 1+3 PhD studendship and obtained a MPH with merit in 2013 from the University of Glasgow. Her PhD will focus on policy impacts on mortality inequalities between countries, using measures of total inequality. She is supervised by Frank Popham and Alastair Leyland

Publications

2016

Seaman R, Leyland AH, Popham F. Increasing inequality in age of death at shared levels of life expectancy: a comparative study of Scotland and England and Wales. SSM-population health 2016;2:724–731

open access  

2015

Seaman R, Dundas R, Leyland AH, Mitchell R, Popham F. How much of the difference in life expectancy between Scottish cities does deprivation explain? Calculating and decomposing inequalities across deprivation deciles. BMC Public Health 2015;15:1057

open access  

Seaman R, Popham F, Leyland A. How have trends in lifespan variation changed since 1950? A comparative study of 17 Western European countries. European Journal of Public Health 2015;26:360-2

open access  

2013

Seaman R. Which age groups are driving mortality in Glasgow? Decomposing life expectancy inequalities across all deprivation deciles [MPH], MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow 2013.