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Jennifer Roest

Jennifer Roest

Jennifer Roest

Research Fellow in Ethics and Maternal and Child Health

Jennifer Roest is a researcher at the Ethox Centre, focusing on gender and health ethics.

Her work currently explores the ethics of gender equity focused health research as part of the Wellcome Trust funded Equity and Difference study.

Jennifer is also completing her DPhil at the Ethox Centre on the ethical dimensions of work with men and boys for gender equality.

She has conducted qualitative research on issues relating to research ethics, vulnerability and agency, gender inequality, child and women’s rights, child protection, and sexual and reproductive health for over ten years in both high and low-income settings.

She has an MSc in Development Administration and Planning from UCL's Development Planning Unit and a BA in Philosophy from UEA.