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Dr Vicky Thornton BA (hons), Msc, DMedEth

Senior Lecturer, Vice Dean Pre-Registration Education and Student Experience, School of Allied Health Professions and Nursing School of Health Sciences


Research Overview

PhD supervisor

2022-3 Co-investigator for a qualitative study looking at Dementia Services East Cheshire- specifically the services offered by East Cheshire Hospice and how this meets local need for both those living with dementia and their carers.
2023-4: Co-investigator exploring a nursing oral archive of the recollections of nurses, who trained in Liverpool between 1919 -1950.
2024: Co-investigator for a Qualitative Evaluation of Nursing and Allied Health Professional participation in Post-Graduate Critical Care Education.

Research Interest 1

decision making, informed consent,communication, breaking bad news and bereavement issues