Desiree Schliemann

    Desiree Schliemann

    Research Fellow

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    Research Interests

    I am currently a Postdoctoral Research Fellow within the Health Services Research Group at the Centre for Public Health, Queen’s University Belfast. My main interests lie in global health research as well as implementation science research, particularly in the field of cancer prevention and early detection.

    My current research focuses on early detection of cancer in Malaysia. I collaborate closely with Monash University Malaysia, the University of Malaya, the Ministry of Health Malaysia and the National Cancer Society Malaysia. From 2017-2019 I project managed the ‘Be Cancer Alert Campaign’, a large mass media campaign in Malaysia to raise awareness about breast and colorectal cancer. Currently, I am working on a study aiming to test the feasibility of population-based colorectal cancer screening in Malaysia funded by the UK Research and Innovation Global Challenges Research Fund (UKRI GCRF).

    I also have an interest in nutrition research and hold a BSc(Hons) degree in Public Health Nutrition. My PhD studies focused on designing, implementing and evaluating dietary behaviour change interventions in the workplace 

    Frequent Journals

    • Journal of Global Oncology

      ISSNs: 2378-9506

      American Society of Clinical Oncology

      Scopus rating (2018): CiteScore 1.95 SJR 0.446


    • Proceedings of the Nutrition Society

      ISSNs: 0029-6651

      Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1475-2719

      Reader, Cambridge University Press

      Scopus rating (2018): CiteScore 4.63 SJR 1.529 SNIP 1.234


    • European Journal of Clinical Nutrition

      ISSNs: 0954-3007

      Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1476-5640

      Nature Publishing Group

      Scopus rating (2018): CiteScore 2.88 SJR 1.307 SNIP 1.162


    • The British journal of nutrition

      ISSNs: 0007-1145

      Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1475-2662

      Cambridge University Press

      Scopus rating (2018): CiteScore 3.85 SJR 1.53 SNIP 1.237


    • Public Health Nutrition

      ISSNs: 1368-9800

      Cambridge University Press

      Scopus rating (2018): SJR 1.186 SNIP 1.025


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