I am engaged in a multidisciplinary PhD in Digital Economy, with the Horizon Digital Economy Institute, at the University of Nottingham, England. My research straddles Computer Science, Engineering and Medicine. My PhD is addressing people’s attitudes towards genomic information with an overall aim to produce principles for design to support omics information sharing. I hold an MSc in Health Services Research and a BSc in Professional Practice (Nursing), all with the University of Nottingham. I have been a registered mental health nurse with the NHS, with team leadership roles and as a Community Mental Health Nurse. I am a PRINCE2 certified project manager, with hands-on risk assessment and change management experience: having successfully project managed and facilitated technical, medical and safety improvement collaborative efforts in primary, secondary and tertiary care healthcare environments. I project led Safer Prescribing at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, part of the Health Foundation’s Safer Clinical Systems Programme. I have also project managed Medicines Management Services in Southern Derbyshire and the Electronic Patient Records project in Nottingham’s hospitals and community. I am experienced in undertaking stakeholder analysis and engagement, benefits management workshops, feedback and dissemination.
Title: PhD Candidate
Company/Affiliation: University of Notiingham
Industry: Computer Science; Human Factors, Engineering; Medicine
Interest: Enabling technologies, medicines management, mental health, self-care, risk management, electronic records, public engagement and participation