06, February, 2015 Volunteers sought for chronic back pain self-management research
Researchers are looking for participants to help older people with chronic low back pain manage their condition.
04, February, 2015 RGU professor to look at failures in care and the role of regulation in nursing and midwifery
Professorial lecture to contextualise failures in care and look at the role of public protection regulation in Nursing and Midwifery.
Environmental & Occupational Health Research Staff
Staff within this theme focus on clinical and basic science research around the topic of environmental health and physical wellbeing.
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Dr Cooper is a senior lecturer in the School of Health Sciences, an IHWR member, and Deputy Director of the Scottish Centre for Evidence-based, Multi-professional practice, an affiliate centre of the Joanna Briggs Institute. Dr Cooper’s main research interests are low back pain, self-management of chronic musculoskeletal conditions, physiotherapy service delivery, and physical activity.
Dr Hector is a lecturer in Biomedical Sciences at the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences and an IHWR member. Her research interests include understanding the pathogeneses underlying cardiovascular disease, diabetes and the genetic disease cystinosis.
Dr Lamb is a reader in Microbiology at the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences, and an IHWR member. His key research area is in the development and evaluation of novel antimicrobial agents and he has extensive experience in the field of bacteriology.
Dr. Macduff is currently a Reader in the School of Nursing & Midwifery and also co-ordinates all the research projects within the school.
Dr Matthews is a lecturer in Pharmaceutics at the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences, and an IHWR member. His key research interests lie in drug delivery and formulation science, polymer science and its application in the pharmaceutical industry and wound healing.
Noelle is a lecturer at the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences.
Dr Paudyal is Lecturer in Pharmacy Practice and Clinical Pharmacy at the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences. His research focus is in the areas of minor ailments management, pharmacovigilance, pharmaceutical public health, the impact of pharmaceutical care interventions; and economic evaluations.
Dr Thompson is a lecturer at the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences, and an IHWR member. His research interests lie in the areas of oral protein delivery, hydrophobic polymer-drug conjugates and biodegradable polymer microparticles and antimicrobial polymers/delivery systems.
Antonella is a lecturer at the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences.