(Collection of COVID-19 research also featured in “Publications” and “Research in Progress” in case of write-ups)
“Building resilient societies after COVID-19 requires multifaceted investment targeting maternal, neonatal and child health” (with C.M. Jacob, D.D. Briana, G.C. Di Renzo, N. Modi, F. Bustreo, A. Malamitsi-Puchner, and M. Hanson). The Lancet Public Health, online 22 September 2020. Open Access.
“Post-COVID economic recovery: women and children first…or last?” (with M. Hanson and N. Moodi). Accepted at Archives of Diseases in Childhood.
“COVID-19, Childcare Attendance and Child Development in England” (with E. Johnson-Watts). Forthcoming, Issues in English, English Association editor (conference proceedings).
“The effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on time use, beliefs, investments and child development for first-time parents in England” (with E. Johnson-Watts). Work in progress. See video below.
New preprint “Inequality in access to health and care services during lockdown – Findings from the COVID-19 survey in five UK national longitudinal studies” (with C.-C. Topriceanu, A. Wong, J.C. Moon, A. Hughes, D. Bann, N. Chaturvedi, P. Patalay, and G. Captur). Revise and resubmit at the BMJ Open.
“Impact of lockdown on keyworkers – Findings from the COVID-19 survey in five UK national longitudinal studies” (with C.-C. Topriceanu, A. Wong, J.C. Moon, A. Hughes, D. Bann, N. Chaturvedi, P. Patalay, and G. Captur). Revise and resubmit at the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health.
“The impacts of COVID-19 on Health Visiting in England” (with A. Dow, brief now updated September 22). Covered in UCL News, Nursery World with a comment by Russell Viner (RCPCH President), IHV News with a comment by Cheryll Adams (IHV Director), Local Government Chronicle, and Nursing Standard and Nursing Times, both with a reply by the Department for Health and Social Care; CYP Now, Nursery World again with an opinion piece by Russell Viner (RCPCH President) and in the Guardian. Featured in BBC Radio 4 File on 4 “Expecting alone” (I speak at 19:25). Included as part of the evidence submitted by the Institute of Health Visiting to the Committee on the effects of COVID-19 on maternity and parental leave.
“The impacts of COVID-19 on Health Visiting Services in England: FOI Evidence for the First Wave” (with A. Dow). Reported in “The Week in Public Services” by the Institute of Government.
“Prevalence of COVID-19, symptoms and testing in the U.K. – Initial findings from the COVID-19 Survey in Five Longitudinal Studies” (with D.M. Williams, N. Chaturvedi, A. Hughes, G. Ploubidis and R. Silverwood).
“Parental involvement in home schooling and developmental play during lockdown” (with A. Villadsen and E. Fitzsimons). Covered in UCL News, The Guardian, top story in the Guardian’s morning briefing, Daily Telegraph, SheThePeople, ExpressandStar, INews, LBC News, The Times, Financial Times.
My project “Perceived Costs and Benefits of COVID-19 Social Distancing Measures and Compliance Behaviours” (with P. Giustinelli) has been featured in Bocconi Knowledge, D magazine of La Repubblica, and in Vanity Fair Italy.
VOXEU piece: “Supporting parents and children in the early years during (and after) the covid-19 crisis. Covered in UCL News.
I gave an invited talk on the covid-economics of child development and early interventions at the webinar series of the Union of European Neonatal and Perinatal Societies on COVID-19 and Global Health. You can listen here (I start at 1:41).
Q&A from my presentation to the Institute of Health Visiting Annual Conference “Creating Healthy Children, COVID and beyond”. I talk about the work on health visiting redeployment.