David Osrin, PhD

MB BCh MA MRCP MRCPCH DTM&H PhD

Wellcome Trust Research Fellow,

University College London Centre for International Health & Development

David Osrin is a Wellcome Trust Senior Research Fellow in Clinical Science, Reader in International Health at UCL, and Honorary Consultant at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London. He is based at the UCL Centre for International Health and Development, but has been living and working in south Asia since 1997.

He trained as a pediatrician and his work attempts to evaluate public health interventions to improve women’s and children’s survival and health. His current interests are in urban health, including health inequalities, domestic violence, sexual and reproductive health, maternal and newborn health and childhood nutrition. He is an associate editor of PLoS Medicine and the International Journal of Epidemiology.