Personal profile

Research interests

  • lifecourse epidemiology
  • social epidemiology
  • quantitative methods
  • environment-health interactions

Research Groups: Epidemiology and Cancer Statistics Group and Vivo Biobank


Mariya Geneshka is a Research Associate at the Epidemiology and Cancer Statistics Group. She is currently working on the Vivo Biobank, a database of cancer samples of children and young people. Mariya also supervises Master’s level dissertation students interested in conducting observational and systematic review research.

Mariya recently completed her PhD at the Department of Health Sciences, University of York, where she studied the effects of green and blue spaces on multimorbidity using UK Biobank data. 


  • PhD Environmental Epidemiology (provisional) – University of York
  • MPH Public Health – Imperial College London

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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