Senior Lecturer in Social Care/Deputy Director
Institution: Social Care and Society, Division of Population Health, University of Manchester
Location: Manchester, England
Primary Research Interests: Digital social care, dementia, mental health, economic evaluation.
Research activities relating to the ACT™ Assessment approach: I work with the Digital Health and Care Working Group, University of Manchester to find solutions to assist organisations working with older people: enhanced assessment tools, working with data tracking older people’s care and evaluating person-centered approaches. I am currently evaluating initiatives that provide person-centred support to older people with dementia living at home. I am an analyst and methodologist working on social care and dementia trials and on the use of digital data within care homes.