Folashade Alloh

Folashade Alloh

  • (01202) 965734
  • falloh at bournemouth dot ac dot uk
  • Postgraduate Researcher
  • Bournemouth House, Christchurch Road, room 112a, Bournemouth, Dorset BH1 1RX
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Biography

I am a graduate of public health from bournemouth University in 2015 and have proceeded to PhD degree in 2016 in public health. My interest is around the health of immigrnts in UK with a focus on the lifestyle influence on type 2 diabetes management and prevention among African immigrants in UK

Journal Articles

Conferences

  • Alloh, F., Hemingway, A. and Turner-Wilson, A., 2018. Theoretical explanation for type 2 diabetes management among West-African immigrants living in the UK. In: International conference of global health and epidemiology 20-23 August 2018 Wolverhampton, UK.
  • Alloh, F., Hemingway, A. and Turner-Wilson, A., 2018. Grounded Theory of diabetes management among West Africans living with diabetes in the UK. In: International conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences 25-27 July 2018 Granada, Spain. Thirteenth International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences Autonomy in Times of Turmoil. What to make of the Social?.
  • Alloh, F., Heminway, A. and Turner-Wilson, A., 2018. Understanding lifestyle contribution in the management of type 2 diabetes among African immigrants living in the UK. In: 1st World Congress on Migration, Ethnicity, Race and Health 16-19 May 2018 Edinburgh. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH, 28, 177-178.
  • Alloh, F., Hemingway, A. and Turner-Wilson, A., 2018. Striving to be healthy: Experience of diabetes management among African immigrants living in the UK. In: Postgraduate Researchers' Conference 20 March 2018 Bournemouth University.
  • Alloh, F., Hemingway, A. and Turner-Wilson, A., 2017. Contribution of lifestyle factors in the management of type 2 diabetes among African immigrants in the UK. In: The 10th Conference of the International Society for Health and Human Rights 26-29 September 2017 Novi Sad, Serbia.
  • Alloh, F., Hemingway, A. and Turner-Wilson, A., 2017. Contributing lifestyle factors associated with type 2 diabetes among African immigrants in the UK: A pilot study findings. In: PhD Symposium at Liverpool John Moore's University 4-5 July 2017 Liverpool.
  • Alloh, F., Regmi, P., Pant, P.R., Simkhada, P. and van Teijlingen, E., 2017. Mental health among ethnic groups with diabetes in the UK. In: BNAC 15th Nepal Study Days 2017 12-13 April 2017 EBC, Bournemouth. http://bnac.ac.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/BNAC-NSD-2017-Abstracts.pdf, 1-16 London: BNAC.
  • Alloh, 2015. Student lifestyle and type 2 diabetes. In: 9th International Conference of Nigerian Students in Diaspora (ICONS). 10-12 April 2015 Sheffield Hallam.

Internet Publications

Theses

  • Alloh, F., 2019. Exploring diabetes management with West-African immigrants living in the UK: a constructivist grounded theory study. PhD Thesis. Bournemouth University, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences.

Public Engagement & Outreach Activities

  • Presentation of Poster on my research on the lifestyle practices of African immigrants in the UK and how these factors affect Type 2 diabetes management.