PGR A-Z list

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Below is an alphabetical list of all current postgraduate research students and their lead supervisors in the School of Health and Related Research. Each person's name links through to their personal profile within their section's webpages.


Student name Lead Supervisor Title/topic Section Email address
Abdi, Sarah

Prof Luc de Witte

Prof Mark Hawley

Achieving sustainability in care systems: the potential of technology Health Services Research
Syed Salleh Abdul Rahman Dr Praveen Thokala Simulation based Resource Modelling in Health Technology Assessment Health Economics and Decision Modeling
Abdul-Haq, Zakia Prof Michelle Holdsworth A proposal to determine the factors affecting uptake of subsidized school meals in primary schools – Southampton as a case study Public Health
Abubaker, Isa Dr L Narayanaswamy Impact evaluation of a Maternal and Child Health intervention programme in Northern Nigeria Public Health
Abubakar, Sansui Professor MJ Campbell Role of health literacy questionnaires in the assessment of HIV-positive clients attending antenatal care services in health facilities in Nigeria. Public Health
Alasmari, Sarah

Prof Sarah Salway

Dr Elizabeth Such

Immigration related factors affecting health status of Saudi students

Public Health
Alenezi, Latifah Dr Liz Croot Exploring the use of cognitive strategies in supporting the management of chronic musculoskeletal pain. Health Services Research
Alessa, Tourkiah

Prof Luc de Witte

Prof Mark Hawley

Health Informatics: A Mobile Hypertension Management System for Patients in Saudi Arabia Health Services Research
Alghamdi, Hani

Dr Chris Burton

Dr Muhammad Saddiq

Effectiveness of Integrated People-Centered Health Services on Health Care Consumers in Saudi Arabia Public Health
Al Shamsi, Afara Dr Andrew Booth Incorporating knowledge management into healthcare: developing and implementing a novel clinical knowledge management system Health Economics and Decision Science
Alkhezi, Eiman Dr Sarah Barnes Promotion of Physical Activity in Older People in Kuwait Public Health
Almutairi, Fahad Prof Elizabeth Goyder High carbohydrate proportion diet as a potential risk factor for type 2 diabetes mellitus and obesity Public Health
Alshreef, Abualbishr

Prof Simon Dixon

Mr Paul Tappenden

Dr Nicholas Latimer

Dr WS McKane

Development of a methodological framework to account for the impact of non-adherence on the cost-effectiveness of prescribed chronic medications Health Economics and Decision Science
Ara, Roberta Prof John Brazier Using utilities in health economic models Health Economics and Decision Science
Atienzo, Erika Dr Eva Kaltenthaler Exploring methodologies for the synthesis of public policy recommendations: An application to the social prevention of violence among Mexican Youth Health Economics and Decision Science
Auma, Carolyn Dr Michelle Holdsworth The Impact of Urbanisation on the Health and Environmental Sustainability of Diets in sub-Saharan Africa Public Health
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Bangar, Surinder

Prof Sue Mawson

Dr Andrew Booth

Mrs Jo Cooke

Improving how the impact of health research can be demonstrated Health Services Research
Bates, Sarah

Prof Alan  Brennan

Prof P D  Norman

Dr P R Breeze

Public Health Economics and Decision Science Wellcome Trust
Bayley, Thomas

Prof Alan Brennan

Dr Sam Caton

Prof Paul Bissell

Public Health Economics and Decision Science Wellcome Trust
Bello, Charles

Professor Jeremy Dawson

Dr Julie Balen

Management Of Inter-Professional Conflicts In Nigeria Public Health System And Its Implications On Patient Safety Public Health
Bowen, Kay Dr Georgina Jones A longitudinal quantitative study to measure the postnatal health of women and their partners in the first year Health Services Research
Braham, Christy

Dr Liz Such

Professor Sarah Salway

Improving healthcare for migrant and minority ethnic populations: an exploration of the impact of Health Navigators Public Health

Briggs, Victoria Prof Mike Campbell Improving outcomes in peritoneal dialysis (PD): Identification and characterisation of factors influencing PD access outcomes Design, Trials & Statistics
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Candlish, Jane Dawn Teare Challenges in the design and analysis of trials evaluating complex interventions in public health Design, Trials & Statistics
Cassetti, Viola Public Health Economics and Decision Science Wellcome Trust
Coster, Joanne Professor Jon Nicholl Developing and testing a data linkage method for ambulance service and NHS data and using it to assess patient outcomes. Health Services Research
Crede, Sarah Prof Sue Mason International migrants’ use of emergency and urgent care services in England Health Services Research
Crook, Nicola Dr Rebecca Palmer Evaluating the efficiency and acceptability of methods of delivering evidence based aphasia intervention (intensive language action therapy) to patients in the UK within the NHS: a pilot trial Health Services Research
Curley, Rachael Prof Stephen Walters Using Remote telemonitoring to detect early decline in lung function & streamline clinics in adults with cystic fibrosis Design, Trials & Statistics
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David, Genevieve Public Health Economics and Decision Science Wellcome Trust
De Freitas, Loren Prof Steve Goodacre Evaluating an Emergency department using process mapping: improving the quality of care by mapping the patient journey in a clinical microsystem Health Services Research
de Seze, Maelle Dr Julie Balen The Making of Health Policies and the Transnational Circulation of Biomedical Knowledge: the Case of Hepatitis B Virus in Senegal Public Health
Duro, Enass Prof Steven Julious Non-Inferiority Margin Setting from Indirect Comparisons Design, Trials & Statistics
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Edwards, Julia

Prof Steven Julious

Prof Stephen Walters

Design, Trials & Statistics
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Fibert, Philippa Dr Clare Relton The treatment of children with behavioural disorders using Homeopathy Public Health
Field, Becky Professor Gail Mountain Psychosocial interventions for people living with mild to moderate dementia and their family carers: can readiness to engage be recognised? Health Services Research
Fitzgerald, Christopher Dr Jennifer Burr Exercise And Clean Living: A Participatory Action Research Project Into The Impact Of Exercise For Recovering Addicts Public Health
Flight, Laura Prof Steven Julious Adaptive Design Clinical Trials and their Impact on the Economic Evaluation of Health Care Technologies Design, Trials & Statistics
Foster, Alexis

Prof Alicia O'Cathain

Prof John Brazier

Dr Janet Harris

Identifying the facilitators and barriers to implementing the routine use of outcome measures in third sector wellbeing organisations Health Services Research
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Gibbs, Naomi

Prof Petra Meier

Prof Simon Dixon

Mr Colin Angus

Wellcome Trust
Girio-Fragkoulakis, Constantine

Professor Suzanne Mason

Dr Andrew Lee

Poor clinical outcomes in the National Health Service (NHS); is over-investigation to blame?
Graham, Fiona Professor Michelle Holdsworth Reducing environmental impacts through sustainable food choice Public Health
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Hampshaw, Susan Dr Andrew Booth A realist synthesis to identify and categorise contextual factors which may support the implementation of NICE Public Health guidance in a local authority setting Health Economics and Decision Science
Harrison, Madeleine Dr Rebecca Palmer Evaluating the implementation fidelity of self-managed computer therapy for aphasia post-stroke and exploring the factors associated with adherence Health Services Research
Harrop, Deborah Emma Hock The relationship between the physical environment and quality of life in residential care homes in England: explored from the perspective of all users of this environment. Health Economics and Decision Science
Hoo, Zhe Hui Prof Mike Campbell Exploring habit formation in medication adherence for an archetypal long-term condition: time series analyses of objective nebuliser data in people with Cystic Fibrosis Design, Trials & Statistics
Hutten, Rebecca Dr Jenny Owen
What improves access to psychological therapies? Helping and hindering factors in policy implementation Public Health
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Kearney, Colette

Dr Samantha Caton

Penny Breeze

Public Health, Economics and Decision Science Wellcome Trust
Kearns, Benjamin

Professor Matt Stevenson

Dr K Triantaphyllopoulos

Good practice guidance for the prediction of future outcomes in health technology assessment. Health Economics and Decision Science
Kelly, Suzie

Dr Penny Buykx

Prof Alicia O'Cathain

Dr Lucy Gavens

How do commissioners of drug and alcohol treatment services assure recovery is achievable whilst facing continued disinvestment? The aim of the study is to identify the impact that disinvestment has had on commissioning. Public Health
King, Rachel Dr Tom Sanders An ethnographic study of the knowledge mobilisation (KM) activities of advanced nurse practitioners (ANPs) in discharging patients with exacerbations of long term conditions (LTCs) from the emergency department (ED) Public Health
Ku, Chu-Chang Dr Pete Dodd
Health care seeking pathway as a link between tuberculosis and poverty: a hybrid model-based study. Health Economics and Decision Science
Kwon, Joonhyung

Tracey Young

Hazel Squires

Wellcome Trust
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Lister, Johanna

Dr Suzy Paisley

Professor Eva Kaltenthaler

Paul Tappenden

Identification of evidence for key parameters for decision analytic models to evaluate cost-effectiveness of health care technologies Health Economics and Decision Science
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Mackenzie, Kelly Professor Elizabeth Goyder Feasibility of a low-cost, co-produced complex intervention to reduce workplace sitting time in different workplace settings Public Health
Madrid Menendez, Andrea Dr Richard Cooper What are the values that shape the relationship between alternative/traditional medicine practitioners and their patients? Public Health
Mahdi, Sundus

Jim Chilcott

Nicola Buckland

Public Health, Economics and Decision Science Public Health

Mahon, Sinéad

Prof Alan Brennan

Dr Penny Breeze

Prof Ron Akehurst

A Global Revenue Framework for Value of Information Analyses

Health Economics and Decision Science

Mahoney, Paul Prof Steven Julious Charactering outcomes in Rheumatoid Arthritis. Design, Trials & Statistics
Mahrinho de Araujo, Artur Prof Steven Julious Investigating Statistical Issues in the design of trials in small population groups Design, Trials & Statistics
Markham, Steven

Dr Tom Sanders

Prof Nick Fox

An Investigation of Men’s Sheds: exploring effects on perceived health and well-being. Public Health
McNamara, Simon

Prof Aki Tsuchia

Dr John Holmes

Public Health, Economics and Decision Science Wellcome Trust
Messina, Fabrizio Dr John Stevens Bayesian Multivariate Network Meta-Analysis of Ordered Categorical Data Health Economics and Decision Science
Moore, Bruce

Dr Sarah Barnes

Professor David Robinson

The Social Construction of Sheltered Housing: Considering the Attitudes and Expectations of Older People Living in Social Rented ‘Retirement’ and Affordable ‘Extra Care’ Housing in England Public Health
Musto, Virginia Professor Petra Meier To what extent are decision-makers aware of the optimum cost-effective treatment for substance misusers of various needs within their jurisdiction? Public Health
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Nagumo, Walter-Rodney Dr Richard Cooper Assessment of Knowledge, Attitude and Practices of Adverse Drug Reaction Reporting Public Health
Newbould, Louise Prof Gail Mountain Videoconferencing for remote health care provision of older adults in care homes Health Services Research

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Otu, Edet Prof Ravi Maheswaran Developing an optimised model for the spatial distribution of public health facilities in Nigeria using Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and remote sensing Public Health
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Penton, Hannah Dr Tracey Young Exploring the Economics of Unified Budgets for Health and Social Care Health Economics and Decision Science
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Qattan, Ammerah Prof Jeremy Dawson Organization Role in Work Related Stress Outcomes among a group of Nurses Working in Health Care Sectors, Jeddah, Western Region, Saudi Arabia Design, Trials & Statistics
Qiu, Yingpeng

Dr Praveen Thokala

Dr Robert Marchand

Professor Simon Dixon

Priority Setting Process and Technical Supporting System for Developing Health Technologies Lists in China Health Economics and Decision Science

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Radford, Helen Dr Richard Cooper To explore the probable impact of terrorism on front-line healthcare workers' mental health following a major incident. Public Health
Rafia, Rachid

Dr Paul Tappenden

Dr Nicholas Latimer

Dr Mark Strong

Dr Jean Sanderson

A methodological framework to guide the development and use of economic evaluations of oncology treatments in informing decision-making Health Economics and Decision Science
Rand, Matthew

Prof Elizabeth Goyder

Professor Paul Norman

Developing, delivering, and evaluating the impact of, behaviour change interventions in community leisure centres. Public Health
Reale, Sophie Dr Sam Caton The Portion Size Effect in Pre-school Children Public Health
Reddington, Michael Prof Steven Walters Physiotherapy Management of Lumbar Radicular Syndrome; Does early Intervention Improve Outcomes? - a feasability study Design, Trials & Statistics
Rojas Payacan, Ruben Aki Tsuchiya Balancing priorities: Identification, measurement and valuation of drivers for decision making in health care resource allocation. Health Economics and Decision Science
Rothwell, Joanne Prof Cindy Cooper Achievable Effect Sizes in Health Research Design, Trials & Statistics

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Saddiq, Habiba Dr Rachel O'Hara Obstetric 'Never Events' in a Nigerian Tertiary Hospital: Frequency, Types,Causes, Outcome and Victims’ Experiences Public Health
Sammy, Ian Fiona Lecky Trauma outcomes in elderly patients in the United Kingdom – how does the organisation and delivery of trauma care impact on casemix adjusted mortality in this population? Health Services Research
Sampson, Fiona Professor Alicia O'Cathain Improving pain management within adult emergency departments:a mixed methods study Health Services Research
Silva Illanes, Nicolas

Aki Tsuchiya

Monica Hernandez Alava

Wellcome Trust
Simpson, Rebecca Prof Steven Julious An investigation of the factors which influence children with asthma having asthma exacerbations around the start of the new school year Design, Trials & Statistics
Singh, Rajiv Prof Sue Mason Mood disorders after acquired brain injury Health Services Research
Smith, Robert Public Health Economics and Decision Science Wellcome Trust
Spann, Alice

Professor Luc de Witte

Mark Hawley

Achieving sustainability in care systems: the potential of Technology CATCH

Stevely, Abigail

Professor Petra Meier

Dr John Holmes

Exploring the relationships between event-level characteristics of alcohol consumption and alcohol-related harm Pubic Health
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 Umar, Lawan  Graham Jones  Health Services Integration: A Mixed Method Study of Stakeholder Perceptions and Implementation in Nigeria Public Health
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van Buijsen, Mariette

Prof Luc de Witte

Prof Scott Weich

Building and evaluating a knowledge base for and with adults who are visually impaired and have psychiatric disorders Health Services Research
Vedio, Alicia Prof Elizabeth Goyder Factors affecting access to healthcare for Hepititus B in the Chinese community; a qualitative health practitioners' study using in-depth interviews Public Health
Vicario, Serena Prof Petra Meier Integrating health and social approaches to the treatment of alcohol use disorders (auds): a comparative prospective study in italian and english populations Public Health
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Weir, Carol

Dr A J Barnes

Obesity Policy and the Food Industry Public Health
Whittingham, Katharine Dr Sarah Barnes A research study to explore the effectiveness of an emergency care response plan in improving the psychological well being of family carers of patients with end stage heart failure. Public Health
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