Professor Maria Quigley
Professor of Statistical Epidemiology
- NDPH Director of Graduate Studies
- National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit
Maria joined the NPEU in January 2004 and is a co-applicant on the Policy Research Unit in Maternal and Neonatal Health and Care. She has published extensively on infant and childhood outcomes associated with infant feeding and preterm birth. Her current research includes a study exploring ethnic variations in preterm birth and infant mortality, and a national survey of maternal and infant health. Maria has conducted many research studies using population-based cohorts and surveys such as the Millennium Cohort Study, ALSPAC and the UK Infant Feeding Surveys. She is also using record linkage of large, routinely collected data to study maternal and/or child outcomes associated with preterm birth, caesarean section and fertility treatment. Maria supervises several DPhil students and teaches on the MSc in Global Health Science and Epidemiology, on the modules in 'Statistics' and 'Maternal and Child Health'. Maria is Director of Graduate Studies in NDPH.
Planned mode of delivery after previous caesarean section and short-term maternal and perinatal outcomes: a population-based record-linkage cohort study
Fitzpatrick K. et al, (2019), BJOG-AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY, 126, 146 - 146
'I haven't met them, I don't have any trust in them. It just feels like a big unknown': a qualitative study exploring the determinants of consent to use Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority registry data in research.
Carson C. et al, (2019), BMJ Open, 9
Ethnic and socioeconomic variation in cause-specific preterm infant mortality by gestational age at birth: national cohort study.
Kroll ME. et al, (2019), Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed
Migration, ethnicity and mental health: evidence from mothers participating in the Millennium Cohort Study.
Moore L. et al, (2019), Public Health, 171, 66 - 75
Methods to increase response rates to a population-based maternity survey: a comparison of two pilot studies.
Harrison S. et al, (2019), BMC Med Res Methodol, 19