- Taya Collyer
- Social Policy School of Social and Political Science University of Edinburgh
- Edinburgh UK EH89LD
- Research Interests
- Health policy, Philosophy of science, Epidemiology, Economic Theory, statistics
Disciplinary Training and Epistemological Tension in Health Inequalities and Disparities Research
Public health research is a multidisciplinary field, and research about health inequalities (or 'Disparities') is especially diverse. Assumptions and assertions about the ways which disciplinary training influences the design, conduct and interpretation of research about health have not yet been tested empirically, this thesis explores these issues via a multiple methods.