Senior Research Fellow
Lennon, M. R., Bouamrane, M., Devlin, A. M., O'Connor, S., O'Donnell, C., Chetty, U., …Mair, F. S. (2017). Readiness for Delivering Digital Health at Scale: Lessons From a Longitudinal Qualitative Evaluation of a National Digital Health Innovation Program in the United Kingdom. Journal of Medical Internet Research. 19(2), e42. doi:10.2196/jmir.6900. ISSN 1439-4456
Background: Digital health has the potential to support care delivery for chronic illness. Despite positive evidence from localized implementations, new technologies have prov...
Bordon, N., O'Rourke, S. & Hutton, P. (2017). The feasibility and clinical benefits of improving facial affect recognition impairments in schizophrenia: Systematic review and meta-analysis. Schizophrenia Research. 188, 3-12. doi:10.1016/j.schres.2017.01.014. ISSN 0920-9964
People diagnosed with schizophrenia have significant difficulty accurately recognising emotions expressed by others. This may generate anomalous experiences which, ...
Hall, H. & Raeside, R. (2016). Mapping the UK information workforce in the library, archives, records, information management, knowledge management and related professions. Proceedings of the Association for Information Science and Technology. 53(1), 1-4. doi:10.1002/pra2.2016.14505301117. ISSN 2373-9231
A workforce mapping project was carried out in the UK between August 2014 and October 2015. It was commissioned by the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professio...
Medical Research Council
Risks of developing many adult illnesses are set down as we develop in the womb, hence the environment we experience during fetal life needs to be ‘just right’. Understanding how the fetal environmen...
Enduro World Series
Enduro World Series (EWS) Injury/Illness Performance Project - surveillance study
Society for Reproduction and Fertility
Does the gut microbiome play a role in polycystic ovary syndrome?
Research Fellow/Project Co-ordinator
Aizeboje, J. & Peng, T. (2016). An Approach to a Laser-Touchscreen System. In Enterprise Information Systems; Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing, 476-495. Cham, Switzerland: Springer Verlag. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-29133-8_23. ISBN 978-3-319-29132-1; 978-3-319-29133-8
As modern day technologies advance, so have different methods in which users can interact with computers. Computers are currently being used in combination with devices like p...
Basu, U., Goodbrand, J., McMurdo, M. E., Donnan, P. T., McGilchrist, M., Frost, H., …Witham, M. D. (2016). Association between allopurinol use and hip fracture in older patients. BONE. 84, 189-193. doi:10.1016/j.bone.2016.01.003. ISSN 8756-3282
Background Allopurinol reduces oxidative stress and interacts with purinergic signalling systems important in bone metabolism and muscle function. We assessed whether allopur...
Doyle, E. M., Sloan, J. M., Goodbrand, J. A., McMurdo, M. E., Donnan, P. T., McGilchrist, M. M., …Witham, M. D. (2015). Association Between Kidney Function, Rehabilitation Outcome, and Survival in Older Patients Discharged From Inpatient Rehabilitation. American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 66(5), 768-774. doi:10.1053/j.ajkd.2015.04.041. ISSN 0272-6386
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is common in older people, but it is unclear if it affects survival and rehabilitation outcomes independent of comorbid conditions and ...
Witham, M. D., Frost, H., McMurdo, M., Donnan, P. T. & McGilchrist, M. (2015). Construction of a linked health and social care database resource – lessons on process, content and culture. Informatics for Health and Social Care. 40(3), 229-239. doi:10.3109/17538157.2014.892491. ISSN 1753-8157
Background: Combining routinely collected health and social care data on older people is essential to advance both service delivery and research for this client group. Little ...
Lambert, C., Webster, B. & Callister, D. (2015, May). Edinburgh Napier's graduate employability project: outcomes and impact. Presented at Scottish Funding Council Regional Showcase, Edinburgh
Scottish Funding Council
Recovering value from waste agricultural plastics from the Scottish vegetable and soft fruit industry
Royal Society of Edinburgh
To explore legal professionals’ attitudes towards and perspectives on the provisions of s.11 (7A – E) by examining; - how the provisions are understood and implemented in practice by lawyers in the co...
The University of Edinburgh
Neuromodulation can improve ovarian dysfunction in polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). This is achieved by four mechanisms: i) if neural signals are involved in LH action directly their modulation may ...
Undergraduate vacation scholarship application to study the legacy of prenatal programming of polycystic ovary syndrome on postnatal throid function
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is common: more than one in 1 in 15 young women has this condition. There are many associated health problems including abnormal periods, miscarriages, infertility, ex...
The thesis describes a programme of work to develop a novel cellulose based fibre. The most important innovative step in th...
With the vision of ubiquitous computing becoming increasingly realized, a new technological layer in the form of sensors, urban screens, smartp...
The aim of this research is to identify and quantify the changes to driver behaviour, with a specific emphasis on safety, that result f...
My PhD project aims to explore suicide risk assessment practices in emergency setti...
Despite football being deeply entrenched in Scottish culture it is under-researched from...
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), which includes Crohn’s disease (CD) an...
The necessity for scientists and others to use consistent terminology has recently been regarded as fundamental to advancing ...