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Overview

Overview

I am a Research assistant currently working on 'Tailoring Carers Assessments in NHS and Adult Social Care to the Needs of Carers of People Living with Dementia', funded by NIHR Three Schools.

I have previously worked on the NIHR funded Dementia PersonAlised Care Team (D-PACT) programme. The project aims to develop and evaluate a system for dementia support based in general practice for people living with dementia and their carers. 

Past research:

- Mediating relationships between Sleep disturbances and Chronic pain

- Public and carer attitudes to people with traumatic brain injuries or in a vegetative state

Biography

I hold a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology (2017) and Master’s degree in Cognitive disorders an Development (2021)

Research interests

  • Sleep disorders
  • End of life care
  • Cognitive Ageing
  • Neuropsychology
  • Qualitative research

Methodological knowledge

  • Qualitative research design
  • Participant and practitioner observations
  • Conversational analysis
  • Realist methodology
  • Systematic reviews

Other experience  

  • Public and Patient Involvement (PPI) work in involving and engaging the South Asian community in dementia research
  • Extraction and analysis of NHS medical records
  • Liaising with Clinical research networks (CRN) in Greater Manchester to set up GP practices as ‘sites’ for recruitment.
  • Project management and delegation

Qualifications

BSc (Hons) Psychology: University of Chester

MSc Cognitive Development and Disorders: University of Leeds

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

MSc Cognitive Development and Disorders, University of Leeds

… → 2021

BSc Psychology , University of Chester

… → 2017

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