Nisreen Alwan

Nisreen Alwan

Dr Alwan is Associate Professor in Public Health at the University of Southampton and Honorary Consultant in Public Health at University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust. She leads epidemiological and public health research in maternal and child health towards optimising the wellbeing of families and preventing future chronic disease. During the pandemic, she focused on the recognition and the quantification of morbidity from COVID19, having initiated the call to Count ‘Long COVID’ in summer 2020. She was awarded an MBE for services to Medicine and Public Health during the pandemic in the Queen’s New Year Honours 2021, and named among women leading change from across the world in the BBC 100 Women 2020 list. Her latest publications on Long Covid:

The road to addressing Long Covid

The teachings of Long Covid


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