Dr Rebecca Rhead
Lecturer in Society and Mental Health
Rebecca first joined King’s College London’s Department of Psychological Medicine in 2017. Prior to this she was based in the Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology at Imperial College London. Rebecca holds a MSc in Social Research Methods and a PhD in Social Statistics from the Cathie Marsh Institute, University of Manchester.
In her previous work Rebecca has used quantitative research methods to study HIV in Zimbabwe, focusing particularly on barriers to care and treatment adherence. She has also used a combination of national survey and IAPT data to assess the mental health and treatment outcomes of ex-military personnel. She has taught research methods to UG and MSc students and am proficient at Stata, Mplus and R.
Rebecca currently works as part of the TIDES research group examining harassment and discrimination in the NHS and health inequalities in the general population.
- Quantitative research methods
- Structural equation modelling
- Health inequalities
- Discrimination and harassment
- Health and wellbeing of healthcare practitioners