Lorna Fraser’s background is in clinical paediatrics. She has a good track record of research in paediatric epidemiology with a focus in chronic disease in children, especially life-limiting conditions. Her other research interests include equal access to services for children and young people and spatial analyses.
Lorna's research interests include epidemiology, health inequalities, spatial analyses, life-limiting illness in children, paediatric palliative care services, obesity, cancer and diabetes.
Lorna would be interested in supervising PhDs in the following areas: paediatric palliative care; paediatric epidemiology; chronic/long term conditions; and use of routine datasets.
Lorna currently supervises Debbie Box.
Lorna is able to supervise Masters projects with a broad focus on chronic disease in children. Specific areas of interest include models of care and secondary analyses of routinely collected data.