Elsevier, EClinicalMedicine, Volume 20, March 2020
Effects of sexual harassment on advancement of women in academic medicine: A multi-institutional longitudinal study
Background: Sexual harassment of women in academic medicine may impede advancement and productivity.
Journal of Cancer Policy, Volume 23, March 2020
Focusses on the impact of the Te Tiriti o Waitangi in New Zealand and its effects on healthcare within indigenous Maori populations in the country
Elsevier, World Development, Volume 126, February 2020
With the increasing importance of ‘emerging powers’ in the global economy, questions are raised about the role of developing countries in shaping global norms.
Teenagers, Sexual Health Information and the Digital Age, 2020, Pages 123-133
Teenagers were recruited from five schools in the North East of England; teenagers were approached by their teacher and asked if they would like to take part in the research. Participants were categorized as low SES based on parental educational background and parental income. The goal of SDG Goal 4.6 By 2030, ensure that all youth and a substantial proportion of adults, both men and women, achieve literacy and numeracy
Elsevier, Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental, Volume 101, December 2019
Supervised lifestyle intervention for people with metabolic syndrome improves outcomes and reduces individual risk factors of metabolic syndrome: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Background: Metabolic syndrome is characterised by a clustering of metabolic risk factors including abdominal obesity, raised triglycerides, lowered HDL cholesterol, hypertension and impaired glucose
Assistive Technologies: Principles and Practices - Chapter 2: Technologies That Assist People who have Disabilities
Assistive Technologies (Fifth Edition): Principles & Practice, 2020, Pages 16-30
This chapter addresses SDGs 4 and 10 by offering a systematic process for ensuring the effective application of assistive technologies with a focus on the relationship between the human user and the assisted activity within specific contexts.
Elsevier, International Journal of Educational Development, Volume 70, October 2019
This study empirically examines the effects of school toilet provision on the primary-school attendance rate in Kenya.
Elsevier, World Development, Volume 120, August 2019
The number of countries with a national development plan has more than doubled, from about 62 in 2006 to 134 in 2018.
Elsevier, Journal of School Psychology, Volume 74, June 2019
Safe and supportive schools for LGBT youth: Addressing educational inequities through inclusive policies and practices
Inclusive policies that attend to sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI) are associated with more supportive school environments for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) youth.
Elsevier, World Development, Volume 118, June 2019
Understanding the politics of education reform is crucial to assess the challenges facing the SDG of quality education.