Researcher biography

Dr Lisa Fitzgerald is a public health sociologist with research interests in the health of vulnerable and marginalised populations and application of social science theory and methods in public health research/application. Lisa is the co-ordinator of PUBH7620 Social Perspectives, a core course in the MPH. She is engaged in a number social research projects related to HIV, sexual health, young people, sex work and teaching the social determinants of health as a threshold concept in public health teaching and learning.

Areas of research