Epidemiologist, University of Bristol
My research interests include understanding the life course determinants of health and related behaviours, longitudinal data analysis and evidence synthesis.
I'm currently working on The Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC), also known as Children of the 90s, a world-leading birth cohort study, charting the health of 14,500 families in the Bristol area. Through our research, we aim to inform policy and practices that will provide a better life for future generations.
Puberty is a time of dramatic development for both boys and girls. Not only are those hormones raging, but theres all the bodily changes to contend with. Puberty is driven by the activity of sex hormones and its onset...