Dr. Norah Palmateer

Postal address:
Glasgow Caledonian University
70 Cowcaddens Road
United Kingdom

Research interests

Dr. Norah Palmateer joined Glasgow Caledonian University as a Senior Research Fellow in January 2016. Previously, she has worked as an Epidemiologist with Health Protection Scotland in Glasgow since 2006, working principally on the epidemiology of hepatitis C, and the evaluation of interventions to prevent its transmission, among people who inject drugs. She received a BScH in Life Sciences from Queen’s University (Canada), followed by an MSc in Epidemiology from the University of Edinburgh and a PhD in Public Health from the University of Glasgow. She is an author of over 20 academic papers in the areas of injecting drug use and blood-borne virus epidemiology. 

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  1. Published

    HCV epidemiology in high-risk groups and the risk of reinfection

    Midgard, H., Weir, A., Palmateer, N., Lo Re III, V., Pineda, J. A., Macias, J. & Dalgard, O. Oct 2016 In : Journal of Hepatology. 65, 1 (Supplement) , p. S33–S45 13 p.

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  2. Published

    Effectiveness of needle/syringe programmes and opiate substitution therapy in preventing HCV transmission among people who inject drugs (Protocol)

    Platt, L., Reed, J., Minozzi, S., Vickerman, P., Hagan, H., French, C., Jordan, A., Degenhardt, L., Hope, V., Hutchinson, S., Maher, L., Palmateer, N., Taylor, A. & Hickman, M. Jan 2016 In : Cochrane Library - Database of Systematic Reviews. 1, CD012021

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  3. E-pub ahead of print

    Association between harm reduction intervention uptake and skin and soft tissue infections among people who inject drugs

    Dunleavy, K., Munro, A., Roy, K., Hutchinson, S., Palmateer, N., Knox, T., Goldberg, D. & Taylor, A. 6 Mar 2017 In : Drug and Alcohol Dependence.

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