Ben Thompson MA MSc RNMH

Research Assistantbenthompson

The University of Sheffield
30 Regent Court
S1 4DA

Office: Room 2.15, 2nd Floor, Innovation Centre

Tel: +44 (0)114 22 22966



Originally a mechanical engineer, I have seven years’ experience as a registered Mental Health Nurse, most recently working in NHS community services. In 2016 I was awarded an NIHR studentship to complete an MA in Research Methods at the University of Nottingham, and I joined the Clinical Trials Research Unit in December 2017 as a Research Assistant.

Current Study: Journeying through Dementia - A randomised controlled trial of the clinical and cost-effectiveness of the Journeying through Dementia intervention compared to usual care. (HTA 14/140/80).

Research Interests

  • Community mental health
  • “Personality disorder”
  • The impact of waiting for service in mental health
  • Critical approaches to mental health
  • Nurse education

Ben Thompson is part of Design, Trials and Statistics

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