Photograph of Kinga LowrieKinga Lowrie

Research Associate

CATCH, ScHARR
The Innovation Centre
217 Portobello Street
Sheffield S1 4DP

Email: k.m.lowrie@sheffield.ac.uk

Biography

I’m currently a Research Associate in CATCH team supporting the realist evaluation of various healthcare programmes. I have been based in ScHARR since 2011, working on my PhD project as part of CLAHRC TACT Theme. My PhD focused on developing methods to enhance the usefulness of decision analytical modelling in telehealth.

Prior to PhD studies I was working on International Knowledge Transfer Consortium and in CLAHRC-SY Diabetes Theme. I obtained my MSc in Public Health from Collegium Medicum Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland in 2010.

Research Interests:

My research interests are:

  • Behavioural OR
  • Health economics

Member of the OR society

Key publications

Bentley, C.L., Mountain, G.A., Thompson, J., Fitzsimmons, D.A., Lowrie, K., Parker, S.G., Hawley, M.S. (2014). A pilot randomised controlled trial of a Telehealth intervention in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: challenges of clinician-led data collection, Trials, 15; 313.