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I am an hononrary research associate, working on stroke rehabilitation research developing interventions for people with spatial inattention after stroke. I completed my PhD at the University of Manchester, funded by the NIHR Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC) Greater Manchester. My PhD research was about understanding the impact of pre-existing dementia on access to stroke rehabilitation. I am a qualified Occupational Therapist and my research aims to improve healthcare services.

My research interests are around stroke rehabilitation, cognitive impairments, dementia, access to healthcare services, clinical decision-making.


Memberships of committees and professional bodies

I am registered with the Health and Care Professions Council.


BSc Psychology

BSc Occupational Therapy

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

Bachelor of Science, Occupational Therapy, University of the West of England, Bristol


Award Date: 6 Jul 2012

Bachelor of Science, Psychology, University of Birmingham


Award Date: 7 Jul 2006


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