Jasmin Rostron

Jasmin Rostron is an Associate Social Researcher at NIESR. She is mainly a qualitative researcher with experience in interviews, focus groups and systematic reviews.

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Research Interests

Her main research interests are in migration, inequities and social justice. She has conducted research on the effectiveness of non-pharmaceutical interventions against COVID-19, prevalence of Long COVID, lung cancer screening promotion, experiences of digital mental health interventions and student-staff relationships in higher education.


2021-2022, Master of Public Health, University of Edinburgh

2016-2019, Bachelor of Science Anthropology at University College London


2022-Present – Associate Social Researcher, National Institute of Economic and Social Research

2021-2022 – Research Assistant, Usher Network for COVID-19 Evidence Reviews

Additional Information


Talic S, Shah S, Wild H, Gasevic D, Maharaj A, Ademi Z et al. Effectiveness of public health measures in reducing the incidence of covid-19, SARS-CoV-2 transmission, and covid-19 mortality: systematic review and meta-analysis BMJ 2021; 375 :e068302 doi:10.1136/bmj-2021-068302


Rostron, J. “An exploratory study to examine the experiences of working in UNCOVER: a co-creation higher education group.” Higher Education Institutional Research Conference, 22nd September 2021

Rostron, J. “Long Covid: Challenges to Evidence-Based Policy Making.” Usher Network for COVID-19 Evidence Reviews Conference, 11th October 2021