Read, Sanna

Dr Sanna Read  

Department

Position held

Research Fellow

 

Research Fellow

 

Experience keywords:

ageing; health; life course; wellbeing

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Sanna has a PhD in Psychology (Finland). Previously, she has been working on research projects on fertility history, social networks, health, and living arrangements in old age at the Department of Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and a project on social and political trust at the University of Surrey. Her current research interests are long-term health effects of fertility history, social contacts and socioeconomic factors in middle and older age. She is also interested in social inequalities and school engagement, school burnout and mental health among young people.

Countries and regions to which research relates:

Europe

Contact Points

LSE phone number:

020 7852 3730

LSE email:

s.read@lse.ac.uk

Publications

2017

Read, Sanna (2017) Henkilökohtaisten tavoitteiden geneettinen perusta (The genetic basis of personal goals) In: Salmela-Aro, Katariina and Nurmi, Jari-Erik, (eds.) Mikä Meitä Liikuttaa –Motivaatiopsykologian Perusteet (What makes us move? The bases of motivation psychology). PS-Kustannus, Jyväskylä, Finland, 18-31. ISBN 9789524517690

Read, Sanna and Wittenberg, Raphael and Karagiannidou, Maria and Anderson, Robert and Knapp, Martin (2017) The effect of mid-life risk factors on dementia in older age: key messages Public Health England, London, UK.

Wittenberg, Raphael and Anderson, Robert and Read, Sanna and Knapp, Martin (2017) Why no reliable estimate can be produced for the rate of return on investment in primary prevention of dementia Public Health England, London, UK.

Salmela-Aro, Katariina and Read, Sanna and Minkkinen, Jaana and Kinnunen, Jaana and Rimpelä, Rimpelä (2017) Immigration status, gender and school burnout in Finnish lower secondary school students: a longitudinal study International Journal of Behavioral Development. ISSN 0165-0254 (In Press)

Salmela-Aro, Katariina and Read, Sanna (2017) Study engagement and burnout profiles among Finnish higher education students Burnout Research, 7. 21-28. ISSN 2213-0586

Read, Sanna and Grundy, Emily (2017) Fertility history and cognition in later life Journals of Gerontology - Series B Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 72 (6). 1021-1031. ISSN 1079-5014

Read, Sanna and Wittenberg, Raphael and Karagiannidou, Maria and Anderson, Robert and Knapp, Martin (2017) The effect of midlife risk factors on dementia in older age Public Health England, London, UK.

Ryding, E. L. and Read, S. and Rouhe, H. and Halmesmäki, E. and Salmela-Aro, K. and Toivanen, R. and Tokola, M. and Saisto, T. (2017) Partners of nulliparous women with severe fear of childbirth: a longitudinal 1 study of psychological well being Birth. ISSN 1523-536X

2016

Hietanen, Heidi and Aartsen, Marja and Kiuru, Noona and Lyyra, Tiina-Mari and Read, Sanna (2016) Social engagement from childhood to middle age and the effect of childhood socio-economic status on middle age social engagement: results from the National Child Development study Ageing and Society, 36 (3). 482-507. ISSN 0144-686X

Read, Sanna and Grundy, Emily and Foverskov, Else (2016) Socio-economic position and subjective health and well-being among older people in Europe: a systematic narrative review Aging and Mental Health, 20 (5). 529-542. ISSN 1360-7863

2015

Read, Sanna and Grundy, Emily and Foverskov, Else (2015) Socioeconomic position and subjective health and well-being among older people in Europe LSE Health and Social Care (4 Jun 2015) Blog entry

Grundy, Emily and Read, Sanna (2015) Pathways from fertility history to later life health: results from analyses of the English study of ageing Demographic Research, 32 (4). 107-146. ISSN 1435-9871

2014

Saajanaho, Milla and Viljanen, Anne and Read, Sanna and Rantakokko, Merja and Tsai, Li-Tang and Kaprio, Jaakko and Jylhä, Marja and Rantanen, Taina (2014) Older women’s personal goals and exercise activity: an 8-Year follow-up Journal of Aging and Physical Activity, 22 (3). 386-392. ISSN 1063-8652

Portegijs, Erja and Read, Sanna and Pakkala, Inka and Kallinen, Mauri and Heinonen, Ari and Rantanen, Taina and Alen, Markku and Kiviranta, Ilkka and Sihvonen, Sanna and Sipilä, Sarianna (2014) Sense of coherence: effect on adherence and response to resistance training in older people with hip fracture history Journal of Aging and Physical Activity, 22 (1). 138-145. ISSN 1063-8652

Saajanaho, Milla and Viljanen, Anne and Read, Sanna and Eronen, Johanna and Kaprio, Jaakko and Jylha, Marja and Rantanen, Taina (2014) Mobility limitation and changes in personal goals among older women The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 71 (1). 1-10. ISSN 1079-5014

Salmela-Aro, Katariina and Read, Sanna and Vuoksimaa, Eero and Korhonen, Tellervo and Dick, Danielle M. and Kaprio, Jaakko and Rose, Richard. J. (2014) Depressive symptoms and career-related goal appraisals: genetic and environmental correlations and interactions Twin Research and Human Genetics, 17 (04). 236-243. ISSN 1832-4274

Read, Sanna and Braam, Arjan W. and Lyyra, Tiina-Mari and Deeg, Dorly J.H. (2014) Do negative life events promote gerotranscendence in the second half of life? Aging and Mental Health, 18 (1). 117-124. ISSN 1360-7863

Read, Sanna and Grundy, Emily (2014) Allostatic load and health in the older population of England Psychosomatic Medicine, 76 (7). 490-496. ISSN 0033-3174

2013

Huisman, Martijn and Read, Sanna and Towriss, Catriona A. and Deeg, Dorly J. H. and Grundy, Emily (2013) Socioeconomic inequalities in mortality rates in old age in the World Health Organization Europe Region Epidemiologic Reviews, 35 (1). 84-97. ISSN 0193-936X

Pakkala, Inka and Read, Sanna and Sipilä, Sarianna and Portegijs, Erja and Kallinen, Mauri and Heinonen, Ari and Alen, Markku and Kiviranta, Ilkka and Rantanen, Terhi (2013) Effects of intensive strength-power training on sense of coherence among 60-85-year-old people with hip fracture a randomized controlled trial Aging Clinical and Experimental Research, 24 (3). 295-299. ISSN 1594-0667

2012

Salmela-Aro, Katariina and Read, Sanna and Nurmi, Jari-Erik and Vuoksimaa, Eero and Siltala, Mari and Dick, Danielle M. and Pulkkinen, Lea and Kaprio, Jaakko and Rose, Richard J. (2012) Personal goals and personality traits among young adults: Genetic and environmental effects Journal of Research in Personality, 46 (3). 248-257. ISSN 0092-6566

2011

Read, Sanna and Grundy, Emily and Wolf, Douglas A. (2011) Fertility history, health, and health changes in later life: a panel study of British women and men born 1923–49 Population Studies, 65 (2). 201-215. ISSN 0032-4728

Salmela-Aro, Katariina and Read, Sanna and Korhonen, Tellervo and Vuoksimaa, Eero and Rose, Richard J. and Kaprio, Jaakko (2011) Young adults' developmental task-related goals modify the association between self-focused goals and depressive symptoms Applied Psychology: Health and Well-Being, 4 (1). 106-125. ISSN 1758-0846

Read, Sanna and Grundy, Emily (2011) Fertility history and quality of life in older women and men Ageing and Society, 31 (01). 125-145. ISSN 0144-686X

Read, Sanna and Grundy, Emily (2011) Mental health among older married couples: the role of gender and family life Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 46 (4). 331-341. ISSN 0933-7954

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