Monthly Archives: July 2016

Award winning talk: Postnatal depression – weighing the evolutionary evidence’

Sarah Myers won the best student presentation at European Human Behaviour and Evolution Association (EHBEA) Conference held at LSHTM in early April. Sarah gave an excellent and groundbreaking presentation titled ‘Postnatal depression – weighing the evolutionary evidence’.  She is supervised by Dr Sarah Johns.


Myers, S., Burger O., & Johns, S.E. (2016). Postnatal depression and reproductive success in modern, low-fertility contexts. Evolution, Medicine, and Public Health, 1, 71-84.