Arrival of Professor Mark Hawley
We are delighted to welcome Professor Mark Hawley to the staff of ScHARR.
Mark joins us from the NHS where he headed up the Medical Physics and Clinical Engineering Department and was Director of Research and Development, for Barnsley Hospital. He has been associated with ScHARR for a number of years as Visiting Professor. His research interests are in the use of technology to deliver health and social care interventions in the community - encompassing assistive technology, telecare and e-health - with funding from the National Instiute for Health Research, EPSRC and EU frameworks. Mark will be joined by members of his team including Simon Brownsell, Fabien Cardinaux and Peter Cudd.
Mark sees ScHARR, with its excellence in health services research and its existing interest in e-health, as an ideal environment in which to develop his research and also intends to strengthen his collaborations within the University which include the Departments of Computer Science, Human Communication Sciences and the Sheffield Institute for Studies on Ageing.
email : Professor Mark Hawley