Postgraduate Community

Postgraduate Community

The Centre for Intelligent Healthcare has a thriving student community who are integral to the success of the Centre and contribute to our wide-ranging research portfolio.

Name Thesis title Director of studies
Alexandra Harper ‘Soups for Revival’: an evaluation of dietitian led nutrition intervention in a foodbank Dr Deborah Lycett
Andrea Bennett Development of a Chronic Liver Disease Self-Management Educational Intervention Prof Petra Wark
Angela Hands The association between children's active travel to school and parental perception of the built environment Prof Petra Wark
Bradley Salisbury-Finch Development of an online peer social support intervention for infant feeding Prof Katherine Brown
Chloe Egan Does health coaching promote patient activation in patients with diabetic foot Dr Deborah Lycett
Clair Dempsey Development and evaluation of an online MBSR course for women with chronic pelvic pain Prof Andy Turner
Jackie James Development of a system for embedding robust and feasible methodologies for evaluation into Public Health commissioning, services and intervention programme delivery Dr Stefanie Williams
Jennifer Mackay Comparing the Treatment Needs of Male and Female Intimate Partner Violence Dr Lorna O’Doherty
Joanne Gunning Development of a technology enabled night time home care service to support carers of people with long term health conditions Prof Guy Daly
Luh Haryanthi Spiritual Well-Being among Muslim Breast Cancer Survivors in Indonesia Prof Andy Turner
Marya Mobeen Interventions to improve cognitive function in adult cancer survivors Prof Andy Turner
Mirabel Pelton Suicidal behaviour in autism spectrum conditions: a test of the interpersonal psychological theory of suicide Dr Hayley Crawford
Olusola Oladipo Factors affecting the health behaviours in Black African-Caribbean churches in South London Prof Andy Turner
Quang Nguyen Using data of sensor technologies to improve safety and wellbeing of people with dementia Prof Petra Wark
Rachael Molitor Understanding Obese Children's Emotional Eating: the Development of an Intervention for Parents Dr Deborah Lycett
Rebecca Seymour Post-partum Experiences and Needs of Wonment with FGM Following Birth in UK Maternity Services Prof Hazel Barrett
Rosyidah Rosyidah The evaluation of the implementation of the Indonesia Social Insurance Model of Health Care Prof Guy Daly
Sahar Shahid Factors that increase or mitigate risk of engagement in criminal behaviour in children who have experienced child maltreatment Dr Lorna O’Doherty
Sophie McFarland Development of a technology enabled nutrition home care service Dr Deborah Lycett
Stacey Jones The effects of age on muscle mass and subsequent upper and lower body functional capacity Dr Deborah Lycett

CIH Postgraduate Team

The Centre of Intelligent Healthcare has a dedicated research services team, who are on hand to support you through your post-graduate journey. However, the Doctoral College can offer initial application support. As a first point of contact and for more information about the PGR opportunities at CIH, please contact the Director of Studies listed on the research advert.

If you have any further questions, you can contact the CIH dedicated services team at

Our PGR Testimonials

“The culture at CIH is one of collaboration and sharing. The staff and PGRs all come from a variety of backgrounds and cultures, everyone is encouraged to get to know each other and learn from each other. A success for one of us is seen as a win for the centre overall, we are encouraged to support and celebrate each other.”
Final year PhD student

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