Exploring the Complex Associations Among Social Determinants of Health in Andalusia After the 2008 Financial Crisis

In this study, we disentangle the complex relationship between structural and intermediary social determinants of health in Andalusia (Spain) after the period of economic downturn.

Socioeconomic Context as a Moderator in the Relationship between Body Mass Index and Depression in Europe

This study aims to address two fundamental questions: (1) what is the impact of macro-level adverse socioeconomic circumstances on depression? and (2) how do macro-level variations in the socioeconomic context affect the relationship between body mass index (BMI) and depression?

Methodological barriers to studying the association between the economic crisis and suicide in Spain

The present study aims to identify the phases of association between different periods of economic recession and suicide rates, and compare the effect of different social determinants of health that have been mentioned in previous studies.

Economic Crisis and Health Inequalities in Southern Spain: A Multilevel Analysis.

This study supports the existence of contextual effects among Spanish regions that varies the association between SES measures and health, and therefore points out the relevance of socioeconomic context in explaining the differences in individuals’ states of health.


The present work studies the changes in socioeconomic determinants of health and analyzes the evolution in this relationship for the period 2005–2014 in Spain.


Social Determinants of Health (SDoH).

eHealth/ mHealth

This project aims to assess the relationship between social media and public health.

Perceived Discrimination and Self-Rated Health in Europe: Evidence from the European Social Survey (2010)

Introduction: Studies have shown that perceived discrimination has an impact on our physical and mental health. A relevant part of literature has highlighted the influence of discrimination based on race or ethnicity on mental and physical health …