Network members

Name Location
Jacky Boivin
Karen Henwood
  • Social Psychologist & Reader, School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University
  • Principal Investigator, ESRC Timescapes network
  • Expert in qualitative longitudinal methodology
  • ESRC Social Contexts and Responses to Risk Network
  • Development & application of psychosocial & interpretative socio-cultural methods
William Ledger
  • Professor, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences & Obstetrics and Gynaecology & Assisted Reproduction & Methodology, University of Sheffield
  • Active advisor, Human Fertilisation & Embryology Authority, National Institute of Clinical Excellence, Council of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists; Royal Society of Medicine
Laura Bunting
  • Research Associate, School of Psychology, Cardiff University
  • Most promising PhD prize in Health Psychology (Risk perception in reproductive health)
Gillian Douglas
Glyn Elwyn
  • Professor, Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University
  • Decision Support Technologies
  • Advisor, Clinical Trials Board of the UK National Coordinating Centre for Health Technology Assessment (Department of Health)
  • Author of Shared Decision Making: Achieving Evidence Based Patient Choice, OUP 2009
  • Associate Editor, Quality and Safety in Health Care (BMJ)
Catherine Hakim
  • Sociologist (Voluntary Childlessness) & Senior Research Fellow, London School of Economics
  • Advisor to the  Department of Employment
  • Author of Models of  the Family in Modern Societies
China Harrison
Søren Holm
  • Professor of Law & Ethics, Cardiff University
  • Nuffield Council on Bioethics
  • UK Stem Cell Bank Steering Committee
  • ESRC Centre for Economic and Social Aspects of Genomics
Maria Iacovou
  • Economist & Chief Research Officer, Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex
  • Analysis of longitudinal datasets (e.g., British Household Panel Survey [UK Longitudinal Household Survey]; National Child Development Study; British & Millennium Cohort Studies)
Natasha Kalebic
  • Data Manager, South East Wales Trials Unit
Natalia Lawrence
  • Research Fellow in Neuroscience in the Wales Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience and Cardiff University Brain Research Imaging Centre, School of Psychology, Cardiff University
  • Honorary Assistant Professor, in the Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh
  • fMRI studies of emotions, motivation and decision-making
Greg Maio
  • Professor, School of Psychology, Cardiff University
  • Report Leader, Foresight Tackling Obesity project
  • Consultant Expert on Child Obesity Social Marketing Initiative, Department of Health;
  • Senior Associate Editor, Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin
Nick Macklon
  • Professor of Infertility and Periconceptional Medicine  and Consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Medical School, Utrecht
Rona Moss-
Karl Nygren
  • Professor, University of Uppsala
  • Special Advisor, Swedish Board on Health & Welfare
  • Chair, International Committee for the Monitoring of Assisted Reproductive Technologies
Guido Pennings
  • Professor, Bioethics Institute Ghent (BIG), Ghent University
  • National Advisory Committee on Bioethics & Federal Commission on Research on Embryos in Vitro
Stavros Petrou
Santi Rozario
  • Senior Research Fellow, Religious and Theological Studies, Cardiff University
  • Field Expert on childbirth & reproductive health (Bangladesh, India, Nepal)
  • Member of “Pathways of Women’s Empowerment”, UK Department for International Development
Geoffrey Samuel
Lone Schmidt
  • Associate Professor, Public Health, University of Copenhagen
  • Advisor on Demography, Epidemiology & Health Economics, European Society for Human Reproduction & Embryology
Fiona Shirani
Andrew Sizer
  • Consultant Obstetrician/Gynaecologist; Shrewsbury & Telford NHS Trust
  • Senior Lecturer in Medical Education, Keele University
  • Male reproductive health
Nicky Priaulx
Alison Weightman
Ruth Turley
Mirella Yani-de-Soriano
  • Lecturer, Cardiff Business School
  • Social Marketing, Consumer Behaviour Analysis
Tomas Sobotka
Sheryl Vanderpoel
  • Medical Officer, World Health Organization, Reproductive Health and Research
  • Secretary of the Group, Scientific and Ethical Review Group (SERG), HRP/Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction