University of Nottingham

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Professor Jo Lymn
Director of Research
School of Health Sciences
University of Nottingham
Queen's Medical Centre
Tel: 0115-82 30805
E-mail: joanne.lymn@nottingham.ac.uk
Website: http:// www.nottingham.ac.uk/healthsciences/research/


Special areas of research activity:

  1. The Centre for Evidence Based Healthcare, A collaborating Centre of the Joanna Briggs Institute 
    Professor Fiona Bath-Hextall, fiona.bath-hextall@nottingham.ac.uk
  2. Education and Technology for Health Research Group
    Professor Heather Wharrad heather.wharrad@nottingham.ac.uk
  3. Maternal, Child and Public Health Research Group
    Professor Helen Spiby, Email: Helen.Spiby@nottingham.ac.uk
  4. Mental Health Research Group
    Professor Patrick Callaghan, email patrick.callaghan@nottingham.ac.uk
  5. Rehabilitation Research Group
    Professor Avril Drummond, avril.drummond@nottingham.ac.uk
  6. Sue Ryder Care Centre for the Study of Supportive, Palliative and End of Life Care
    Professor Jane Seymour, jane.seymour@nottingham.ac.uk and Professor Bridget Johnston, bridget.johnston@nottingham.ac.uk 


PhD Supervision

Professor Joanne Lymn, MPhil/PhD Programme Director
Tel: 0115 82 30805
Email: joanne.lymn@nottingham.ac.uk
Website: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/NMP/Research/index.aspx

Postgraduate research training opportunities

Education and Technology for Health PhD

Research projects are based around the themes of:

  • Practice-based education
  • Curriculum enhancement
  • Elearning and health informatics

Contact Postgraduate Research Secretary
Tel: +44 (0)115 823 0885 
Email:  hs-pg-enquiries@nottingham.ac.uk

Website: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/pgstudy/courses/nursing-midwifery-and-physiotherapy/education-and-technology-for-health-phdmphil.aspx

Maternal, Child and Public Health PhD

The research programme aims to enhance the health and quality of life of children, young people, pregnant women and adults, including those with acute and lifelong conditions, by understanding and improving healthcare provision.

Contact: Postgradualte Research Administrator
Tel: +44 (0)115 823 0809
Email: hs-pg-enquiries@nottingham.ac.uk
Website: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/pgstudy/courses/nursing-midwifery-and-physiotherapy/child,-maternal-and-sexual-health-phdmphil.aspx

Mental Health PhD

The Mental Health research group apply a multidisciplinary perspective to the investigation of key issues in current health policy and how these impact on the experience of users of mental health services. 

Contact: Postgraduate Research Secretary
Tel +44 (0)115 823 0885 
Email: hs-pg-enquiries@nottingham.ac.uk
Website: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/pgstudy/courses/nursing-midwifery-and-physiotherapy/mental-health-phdmphil.aspx

Rehabilitation PhD

The Rehabilitation research group aims to carry out research to reduce the effects of illness and disability and to help people achieve their full potential in all aspects of daily life.

Contact: Avril Drummond
t:   +44 (0)115 823 0493
Email: avril.drummond@nottingham.ac.uk
Website: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/pgstudy/courses/nursing-midwifery-and-physiotherapy/rehabilitation-phd.aspx

Supportive and Palliative Care PhD

The Sue Ryder Care Centre for the Study of Supportive, Palliative and End of Life Care aims to carry out research which will lead to greater understanding of the patient experience of chronic, debilitating and life-threatening illness and improvement in professional delivery of healthcare.

Contact: PG Research Administrator
t:   +44 (0) 115 823 0885 
Email: hs-pg-enquiries@nottingham.ac.uk

Website: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/pgstudy/courses/nursing-midwifery-and-physiotherapy/supportive-and-palliative-care-phdmphil.aspx

MA Research Methods (Health)

The emphasis throughout is upon linking theoretical and methodological understandings with practical experience of research design and implementation. The MA Research Methods (Health Pathway) is part of The University of Nottingham's Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Doctoral Training Centre (DTC).

Contact: Admissions Team Lisa Burr, Administrator
Tel: +44 (0)115 823 0883
Email:  no current information
Website: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/pgstudy/courses/nursing-midwifery-and-physiotherapy/research-methods-(health)-ma.aspx


Patient and public involvement

No current information.