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Kaye Wellings

Kaye Wellings is Professor of Sexual and Reproductive Health Research at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Wellings and her team undertook the first global study of sexual behaviour, based on analysis of data from 59 countries, and a programme of research to evaluate England's teenage pregnancy strategy —both studies were published in The Lancet in 2006. Wellings was also elected as a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in 2017.