Our long awaited paper on action research and increasing access to volunteer-led physical activity that is parkrun is out! This great collaboration with stakeholders and academic and non-academics was very important. Do get in touch if you want to read the full paper! https://academic.oup.com/heapro/advance-article/doi/10.1093/heapro/daz113/5645342
I had the privilege of supervising my summer intern’s project last summer. Grace Ong is such a talented medical student and worked on a project collecting data and also a review. She was interested in medical student stress experience and the medical school environment. I’m very proud of her!
I couldn’t be happier for Rachel! And well done for choosing a title that got laughters! Super proud to receive my doctorate (and a few laughs at the title!) today from @univofstandrews @StAndMedicine – I know @Gozde786 was sad to be missing it, so here's a wee video clip! pic.twitter.com/jgrxu6UO1g… Continue reading
So pleased to share this paper with you! I had the pleasure of supervising Niall’s stage 2 research project and here’s the publication! It’s open access. Anderson, N., Ozakinci, G. “It All Needs To Be A Full Jigsaw, Not Just Bits”: Exploration of Healthcare Professionals’ Beliefs towards Supported Self-Management for… Continue reading
So proud of Rachel Nutt (soon to graduate!) who got an Early Career Researcher Public Engagement Award from School of Medicine! Rachel planned an excellent public engagement event for her ESRC studentship around active living in Fife. It was such a well-thought day with participants from cardiac rehab, health care… Continue reading
Absolutely delighted to share with you the Career Case studies that is prepared by BPS Division of Health Psychology-Scotland branch! This work shows the range of work that our graduates do. Please check it out! DHPS-Career case studies_220519
So, I wrote this briefing paper for Scottish School of Primary Care on physical activity participation by adults. I hope that GP clusters will find it useful to see how behavioural health consultants can assist and how community resources such as jogscotland and parkrun can be connected to primary care…. Continue reading
Delighted that this latest paper from the DISPLAY study is out. Led by Prof Jamie Pearce of University of Edinburgh, we looked at how the introduction of point-of-sale legislation affected the presence and visibility of tobacco retailing in Scotland in a longitudinal study. Check it out: How has the introduction… Continue reading
Aleksandra published her first paper from her dissertation at BMC Cancer (open access): https://bmccancer.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12885-018-4766-y The paper examined the determinants of fertility issues experienced by young women diagnosed with breast or gynaecological cancer and it’s a cross-cultural study with data from Poland and UK. Check it out!
We were delighted that we were able to tell the audience about our ongoing work on creating a link between @jogscotland (Scotland’s recreational running network) and primary care in Edinburgh yesterday. SPARC 2018 had a packed programme (http://www.sparc.education.ed.ac.uk/programme/) and it is one of the highlights of the year for those… Continue reading