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Professor Bridget Young BA, PhD, C Psychol.

Professor of Psychology; Academic Lead – Communication for Clinical Practice Public Health, Policy & Systems


    Personal Statement

    While my academic background is in psychology, most of my research and teaching is health related.

    My roles include:
    Academic Director for MBChB Communication for Clinical Practice in the School of Medicine
    Lead/Co-Investigator on research grants from Economic and Social Research Council, National Institute of Health Research, Cancer Research UK
    Co-Chair of international Patient and Public working group within the COMET (Core Outcome Measures in Effectiveness Trials) Initiative
    Qualitative methodologist National Institute of Health Research - Programme Grants for Applied Research panel
    Qualitative methodology lead for the North West Research Design Service
    Member of Research Evaluation Framework - Environment working group for UoA2
    Supervisor/co-supervisor for 8 PhD students
    Line-manager, mentor and career coach for staff in my Institute