A Generous Assumption – Jo Smith

  Emails – love them or loathe them, they have definitely increased during the last 12 months whilst we have been navigating home working during a global pandemic. You know the feeling when you open an email or even read…

Enhancing opportunities for researcher-practitioner shared understanding during Covid-19: experiences from the D-PACT study – Hannah Wheat, Sarah Griffiths and Hayley Rose

                      The NIHR funded Dementia-Person Aligned Care Team (D-PACT) project https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/research/primarycare/dementia/dementia-person-aligned-care-team, aims to develop and evaluate a person-centred Dementia Support Worker (DSW) intervention based in primary care. The project is…

Interviewing people with dementia – Sarah Griffiths

I am a qualitative researcher on the NIHR funded Dementia-Person Aligned Care Team (DPACT) project (https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/research/primarycare/dementia-person-aligned-care-team). We are looking at whether quality of life for people with dementia and their carers can be improved by having a dedicated support worker…

My first academic journal article – Laura Gill

Well, the milestone of publishing my first academic journal article has been reached. What can I say other than I am excited about my contribution to an article being published in Health Expectations. Hopefully sometime this month the article will…