New on the blog: Doing Women, Peace and Security better: Opportunities for the next UK National Action Plan

Dr Loraine J Bacchus

Co-Investigator, Methodological Innovation

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM)

Loraine is an Associate Professor of Social Science at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), based in the Department of Global Health and Development. Within the hub, the cross-cutting methodological innovation stream aims to create innovative research methodologies for the peace and security sectors, that improve the conceptualisation and measurement of violence, gender, inequality and health in conflict-affected settings. It also seeks to improve the research capacity of local researchers working in this field. At LSHTM, Loraine co-directs an NIHR Global Health Group on Health System Reponses to Violence Against Women.

Areas of interest

Gender-based-violence; integration in mixed methods; intervention development; implementation theory; theory of change; research capacity strengthening; health system and service responses to violence against women