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Dr Paula Baraitser

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Senior Lecturer in Global Health and Consultant in Sexual Health


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Tel: +44 (0)7525 630 865

Office: Camberwell Sexual Health Centre, 100 Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS



Paula Baraitser is a consultant in sexual health at King’s College Hospital, a Senior Lecturer in Global Health at King’s College London, a director of the community interest company, SH:24 ( and a Health Foundation Improvement Science Fellow. Her research focuses on the innovation and evaluation of sexual health services, particularly online sexual health services in the UK and abroad.  Paula is a trustee of the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Health Care (FSRH), chairs the International Affairs Committee of the FSRH and is a member of the sexually transmitted infections committee of the European Society of Contraception.  She leads the ‘Global Health in Local Practice’ module within the MSc/iBSc in Global Health.


Recent Publications:

Turner K., Zienkiew A., Syred J., Looker K., de Sa J., Brady M., Free C., Holdsworth G., Baraitser P.  Part of a System: changing place of online activity within the sexual health economy.  Journal of Medical Internet Research, 2018.

Wilson W., Morris T., Syred J., Menon-Johansson A., Palmer M., Barnard S., Rezel E., Baraitser P.  e-STI testing and results service: a single blind randomised controlled trial.  Plos Medicine, 2017; 14: e1002479

Free C., McCarthy O., French R., Wellings K., Michie S. Roberts I., Devries K., Rathod S., Bailey J., Syred J., Edwards P., Hart G., Palmer M., Baraitser P.  Can text messages increase safer sex behaviours in young people?  Intervention development and pilot randomised controlled trial.  Health Technology Assessment, 2016; 20:1-82.  DOI: 10.3310/hta20570

Spencer-Hughes V., Syred J., Allison A., Holdsworth G.  Baraitser P.  Screening for Child Exploitation in Online Sexual Health Services: An Exploratory Study of Expert Views.  Journal of Medical Internet Research, 2017.

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