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 birth after previous caesarean section: a structured review of the evidence on the associated outcomes for women and their children in high-income settings
FITZPATRICK K. et al, (2022), Frontiers in Medicine, section Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Gestational age at birth and academic attainment in primary and secondary school in England: evidence from a national cohort study
QUIGLEY M. et al, (2022), To be confirmed
Comparing the effect of a lactation-specific relaxation and visualisation intervention versus standard care on lactation and mental health outcomes in mothers of very premature infants (the EXPRESS trial): study protocol for a multi-centre, unmasked, randomised, parallel-group trial
Levene I. et al, (2022), Trials
A Comparison of Three Measures to Identify Postnatal Anxiety: Analysis of the 2020 National Maternity Survey in England.
Fellmeth G. et al, (2022), Int J Environ Res Public Health, 19
The association between conception history and subsequent postpartum depression and/or anxiety: Evidence from the Clinical Practice Research Datalink 1991-2013.
Tianyi FT. et al, (2022), J Affect Disord