Newcastle University

Dr Debbie Carrick-Sen
Senior Lecturer, Newcastle University
Room 77, Education Link Corridor
Level 1, Freeman Hospital
Freeman Rd
Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN
Tel: 0191 213 8235
Email: Debbie.Carrick-Sen@newcastle.ac.uk
Website: http://www.ncl.ac.uk/medev/


Special areas of research activity

  1. Ageing, Health and Society
  2. Clinical Trials Unit
  3. Economics of Safety, Health, Environment and Risk
  4. Effective Professional Practice and Organisation of Care
  5. Environment and Health
  6. Advancing Research in Chronic Disease Epidemiology
  7. Public Health Nutrition
  8. Health Technologies and Human Relations
  9. Oral Health Services Research
  10. Public Health
  11. Development and Disability
  12. Risk Communication and Decision Making


PhD Supervision

Dr Eileen Kaner, Postgraduate Tutor
Tel: +44 (0)191 222 8754
Email: marion.hancock@ncl.ac.uk
Website: http://www.ncl.ac.uk/medev/postgraduate/research/index.htm


Postgraduate research training opportunities

PgCert/PgDip/MClinRes in Clinical Research

Taught modular programmes, delivered by Newcastle University with Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.  Provides professionals within the NHS, ancillary services and industry with a comprehensive understanding of the processes involved in planning, conducting, analysing and writing-up clinical research. For an informal discussion, please contact Debbie Carrick-Sen.

Email: PGClinRes@ncl.ac.uk
Website: http://www.ncl.ac.uk/biomedicine/postgrad/taught/pgclinres/

PgCert/PgDip/MSc in Public Health and Health Services Research

The course provides a broad-based education and training in the fundamental disciplines that underpin a population focus on health.

Contact: Helen French
Email: pgt.healthsciences@ncl.ac.uk
Website: http://www.ncl.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/subjects/publichealth/courses/32

PgCert/PgDip MSc in Social Science and Health Research

This programme provides broad research training in the social sciences, along with research skills specifically related to health, illness and health care. It is designed for students who want to progress to a PhD and/or research career in universities or public and private sectors.

Contact: Helen French
Email: pgt.healthsciences@ncl.ac.uk
Website: http://www.ncl.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/subjects/publichealth/courses/393 


Patient and public involvement