Dr Sara MacDonald

  • Senior Lecturer in Primary Care (General Practice & Primary Care)
  • Associate (School of Medicine, Dentistry & Nursing)

Biography

Sara Macdonald is a sociologist who joined General Practice and Primary Care as a Research Fellow in 2002. She had worked previously in a number of academic and research posts both inside and out with academia, all of which were related to health and health service research. Between 2002 and 2010 Sara undertook a series of research posts focusing on the management of depression in primary care and primary care and cancer. Sara secured the position on non-clinical lecturer in primary care in 2010 and since her appointment has been working on building a portfolio of research centring on candidacy.


Research interests

  • Understandings of cancer risk
  • Perceptions of screening
  • Experiences of treatment burden
  • Long-term condition management and the health of marginalised groups, such as migrants and adults with learning disabilities
  • Theoretical approaches
  • Qualitative research

Publications

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Number of items: 38.

2019

McCowan, C. et al. (2019) Comparing uptake across breast, cervical and bowel screening at an individual level: a retrospective cohort study. British Journal of Cancer, 121(8), pp. 710-714. (doi:10.1038/s41416-019-0564-9) (PMID:31481732)

McCallum, M. , MacDonald, S. and McKay, J. (2019) GP speciality training in areas of deprivation: factors influencing engagement. A qualitative study. BJGP Open, 3(2), bjgpopen19. (doi:10.3399/bjgpopen19X101644) (PMID:31366675) (PMCID:PMC6662869)

Cunningham, Y., Wyke, S. , Blyth, K. G. , Rigg, D., Macdonald, S. , Macleod, U., Harrow, S., Robb, K. A. and Whitaker, K. L. (2019) Lung cancer symptom appraisal among people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a qualitative interview study. Psycho-Oncology, 28(4), pp. 718-725. (doi:10.1002/pon.5005) (PMID:30693608) (PMCID:PMC6492269)

Foster, H. , Macdonald, S. , Patterson, C. and O'Donnell, C. A. (2019) No such thing as bad publicity? A quantitative content analysis of print media representations of primary care out-of-hours services. BMJ Open, 9(3), e023192. (doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023192) (PMID:30910877) (PMCID:PMC6475237)

Macdonald, S. , Conway, E., Bikker, A., Browne, S. , Robb, K. , Campbell, C., Steele, R. J.C., Weller, D. and MacLeod, U. (2019) Making sense of bodily sensations: do shared cancer narratives influence symptom appraisal? Social Science and Medicine, 223, pp. 31-39. (doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2018.12.034) (PMID:30703697)

2018

Macdonald, S. , Cunningham, Y., Patterson, C. , Robb, K. , Macleod, U., Anker, T. and Hilton, S. (2018) Mass media and risk factors for cancer: the under-representation of age. BMC Public Health, 18, 490. (doi:10.1186/s12889-018-5341-9) (PMID:29695238) (PMCID:PMC5918870)

Hanlon, P. , Macdonald, S. , Wood, K., Allan, L. and Cooper, S.-A. (2018) Long-term condition management in adults with intellectual disability in primary care: a systematic review. BJGP Open, 2(1), (doi:10.3399/bjgpopen18X101445)

Macdonald, S. , Morrison, J. , Melville, C.A. , Baltzer, M. , MacArthur, L. and Cooper, S. A. (2018) Embedding routine health checks for adults with intellectual disabilities in primary care: practice nurse perceptions. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 62(4), pp. 349-357. (doi:10.1111/jir.12475) (PMID:29423981)

2017

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2017) Strategies to Increase Bowel Screening Uptake: a Focus Group Study of Non-participants. UK Society for Behavioural Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Liverpool, United Kingdom, 13-14 Dec 2017. (Unpublished)

Hamilton, I. J., Morrison, J. and Macdonald, S. (2017) Should GPs provide spiritual care? British Journal of General Practice, 67(665), pp. 573-574. (doi:10.3399/bjgp17X693845) (PMID:29192117)

Blane, D. N. , Macdonald, S. , Morrison, D. and O'Donnell, C. A. (2017) The role of primary care in adult weight management: qualitative interviews with key stakeholders in weight management services. BMC Health Services Research, 17, 764. (doi:10.1186/s12913-017-2729-7) (PMID:29162111) (PMCID:PMC5698950)

Blane, D. N. , McLoone, P., Morrison, D., Macdonald, S. and O'Donnell, C. A. (2017) Patient and practice characteristics predicting attendance and completion at a specialist weight management service in the UK: a cross-sectional study. BMJ Open, 7(11), e018286. (doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2017-018286) (PMID:29162575) (PMCID:PMC5719278)

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2017) Involving Future Users in Developing Cancer Screening Interventions: a Case Study. European Health Psychology Society Conference 2017, Padova, Italy, 29 Aug - 02 Sep 2017. (Unpublished)

Emslie, C. and Macdonald, S. (2017) Strong epidemiological evidence that alcohol causes cancer, but how might the public interpret this information? Addiction, 112(2), pp. 233-235. (doi:10.1111/add.13687) (PMID:27935653)

2016

Macdonald, S. and Mair, F. (2016) Tackling cancers of unmet need: the pancreatic cancer pathway. Lancet Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 1(4), pp. 266-267. (doi:10.1016/S2468-1253(16)30113-3)

Macdonald, S. , Blane, D. , Browne, S. , Conway, E., Macleod, U., May, C. and Mair, F. (2016) Illness identity as an important component of candidacy: Contrasting experiences of help-seeking and access to care in cancer and heart disease. Social Science and Medicine, 168, pp. 101-110. (doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2016.08.022) (PMID:27643844)

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2016) Improving Bowel Screening Uptake: Lessons from Higher Uptake of Breast and Cervical Screening. UK Society for Behavioural Medicine 12th Annual Scientific Meeting, Cardiff, Wales, 01-02 Dec 2016. (Unpublished)

Cunningham, Y., MacDonald, S. , Robb, K. , MacLeod, U., Anker, T. and Hilton, S. (2016) Representations of Ageing as a Risk Factor for Cancer in UK Newspapers. 48th BSA Medical Sociology Annual Conference, Birmingham, UK, 7-9 Sept 2016.

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2016) ‘Not that one’: Understanding why women screen for breast and cervical, but not bowel cancer. European Health Psychologist, 18(Supp.), p. 492.

2015

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2015) Work in Progress: What Can We Learn About How to Improve Uptake of Bowel Cancer Screening From Higher Rates of Uptake in Breast and Cervical Screening Programmes? UK Society for Behavioural Medicine 11th Annual Scientific Meeting, Newcastle, UK, 08-09 Dec 2015. (Unpublished)

Lowrie, R. et al. (2015) Research is ‘a step into the unknown’: an exploration of pharmacists’ perceptions of factors impacting on research participation in the NHS. BMJ Open, 5(12), e009180. (doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2015-009180) (PMID:26719315) (PMCID:PMC4710811)

O'Donnell, C. A. , Foster, H. , Macdonald, S. , Burns, N. and Gannon, M. (2015) Out-of-Hours Primary Medical Care: What Can Research Tell Us? Findings From a Rapid Systematic Review and Qualitative Study. Discussion Paper. Scottish Government.

Blane, D. N. , Macdonald, S. , Morrison, D. and O'Donnell, C. (2015) Interventions targeted at primary care practitioners to improve the identification and referral of patients with co-morbid obesity: a realist review protocol. Systematic Reviews, 4, 61. (doi:10.1186/s13643-015-0046-y) (PMID:25927993) (PMCID:PMC4426175)

2014

Browne, S. , Macdonald, S. , May, C., Macleod, U. and Mair, F. (2014) Patient, carer and professional perspectives on barriers and facilitators to quality care in advanced heart failure. PLoS ONE, 9(3), e93288. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0093288) (PMID:24676421) (PMCID:PMC3968134)

May, C. R. et al. (2014) Rethinking the patient: using Burden of Treatment Theory to understand the changing dynamics of illness. BMC Health Services Research, 14(281), (doi:10.1186/1472-6963-14-281)

2013

Gallacher, K. et al. (2013) Qualitative systematic reviews of treatment burden in stroke, heart failure and diabetes: methodological challenges and solutions. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 13(10), (doi:10.1186/1471-2288-13-10)

Gallacher, K. et al. (2013) Uncovering treatment burden as a key concept for stroke care: a systematic review of qualitative research. PLoS Medicine, 10(6), e1001473. (doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001473)

Macdonald, S. , Watt, G. and Macleod, U. (2013) In search of the cancer candidate: can lay epidemiology help? Sociology of Health and Illness, 35(4), pp. 575-591. (doi:10.1111/j.1467-9566.2012.01513.x)

2012

Whittaker, W., Sutton, M., Macdonald, S. , Maxwell, M., Smith, M., Wilson, P. and Morrison, J. (2012) The effect of mental ill health on absence from work in different occupational classifications: analysis of routine data in the British Household Panel Survey. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 54(12), pp. 1539-1544. (doi:10.1097/JOM.0b013e3182677d12)

Macdonald, S. , Maxwell, M., Wilson, P., Smith, M., Whittaker, W., Sutton, M. and Morrison, J. (2012) A powerful intervention: general practitioners' use of sickness certification in depression. BMC Family Practice, 13(1), p. 82. (doi:10.1186/1471-2296-13-82)

2010

Whittaker, W., Sutton, M., Maxwell, M., Munoz-Arroyo, R., Macdonald, S. , Power, A., Smith, M., Wilson, P. and Morrison, J. (2010) Predicting which people with psychosocial distress are at risk of becoming dependent on state benefits: analysis of routinely available data. British Medical Journal, 341, c3838. (doi:10.1136/bmj.c3838)

2009

Morrison, J.M. , Anderson, M.J., Sutton, M., Munoz-Arroyo, R., Macdonald, S. , Maxwell, M., Power, A., Smith, M. and Wilson, P.M. (2009) Factors influencing variation in prescribing of antidepressants by general practices in Scotland. British Journal of General Practice, 59(559), e25-e31. (doi:10.3399/bjgp09X395076)

MacLeod, U., Mitchell, E.D., Burgess, C., Macdonald, S. and Ramirez, A.J. (2009) Risk factors for delayed presentation and referral of symptomatic cancer: evidence for common cancers. British Journal of Cancer, 101(S2), S92-S101. (doi:10.1038/sj.bjc.6605398)

Macdonald, S.L. , Morrison, J.M., Maxwell, M., Munoz-Arroyo, R., Power, A., Smith, M., Sutton, M. and Wilson, P.M. (2009) 'A coal face option': GPs' perspectives on the rise in antidepressant prescribing. British Journal of General Practice, 59(566), pp. 658-659. (doi:10.3399/bjgp09X454106)

2008

Campbell, N.C., Macdonald, S. , MacLeod, U., Mitchell, E.D. and Weller, D. (2008) Influences on pre-hospital delay in the diagnosis of colorectal cancer: a systematic review. British Journal of Cancer, 98(1), pp. 60-70. (doi:10.1038/sj.bjc.6604096)

Morrison, J.M., Anderson, M.J., Macdonald, S. , Maxwell, M., Munoz-Arroyo, R., Power, A., Smith, M., Sutton, M. and Wilson, P. (2008) Relationship between antidepressant and anxiolytic/hypnotic prescribing: A mixed-methods study. European Journal of General Practice, 14(3-4), pp. 129-135. (doi:10.1080/13814780802632683)

2007

Gilhooly, M., Hanlon, P.W., Mowat, H., Cullen, B., Macdonald, S. and Whyte, B. (2007) Successful ageing in an area of deprivation: Part 1—A qualitative exploration of the role of life experiences in good health in old age. Public Health, 121(11), pp. 807-812. (doi:10.1016/j.puhe.2007.03.005)

2006

Campbell, N.C., Macdonald, S. , Macleod, U., Mitchell, E.D. and Weller, D. (2006) Systematic review of factors influencing patient and practitioner delay in diagnosis of upper gastrointestinal cancer. British Journal of Cancer, 94(9), pp. 1272-1280. (doi:10.1038/sj.bjc.6603089)

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Number of items: 38.

Articles

McCowan, C. et al. (2019) Comparing uptake across breast, cervical and bowel screening at an individual level: a retrospective cohort study. British Journal of Cancer, 121(8), pp. 710-714. (doi:10.1038/s41416-019-0564-9) (PMID:31481732)

McCallum, M. , MacDonald, S. and McKay, J. (2019) GP speciality training in areas of deprivation: factors influencing engagement. A qualitative study. BJGP Open, 3(2), bjgpopen19. (doi:10.3399/bjgpopen19X101644) (PMID:31366675) (PMCID:PMC6662869)

Cunningham, Y., Wyke, S. , Blyth, K. G. , Rigg, D., Macdonald, S. , Macleod, U., Harrow, S., Robb, K. A. and Whitaker, K. L. (2019) Lung cancer symptom appraisal among people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a qualitative interview study. Psycho-Oncology, 28(4), pp. 718-725. (doi:10.1002/pon.5005) (PMID:30693608) (PMCID:PMC6492269)

Foster, H. , Macdonald, S. , Patterson, C. and O'Donnell, C. A. (2019) No such thing as bad publicity? A quantitative content analysis of print media representations of primary care out-of-hours services. BMJ Open, 9(3), e023192. (doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023192) (PMID:30910877) (PMCID:PMC6475237)

Macdonald, S. , Conway, E., Bikker, A., Browne, S. , Robb, K. , Campbell, C., Steele, R. J.C., Weller, D. and MacLeod, U. (2019) Making sense of bodily sensations: do shared cancer narratives influence symptom appraisal? Social Science and Medicine, 223, pp. 31-39. (doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2018.12.034) (PMID:30703697)

Macdonald, S. , Cunningham, Y., Patterson, C. , Robb, K. , Macleod, U., Anker, T. and Hilton, S. (2018) Mass media and risk factors for cancer: the under-representation of age. BMC Public Health, 18, 490. (doi:10.1186/s12889-018-5341-9) (PMID:29695238) (PMCID:PMC5918870)

Hanlon, P. , Macdonald, S. , Wood, K., Allan, L. and Cooper, S.-A. (2018) Long-term condition management in adults with intellectual disability in primary care: a systematic review. BJGP Open, 2(1), (doi:10.3399/bjgpopen18X101445)

Macdonald, S. , Morrison, J. , Melville, C.A. , Baltzer, M. , MacArthur, L. and Cooper, S. A. (2018) Embedding routine health checks for adults with intellectual disabilities in primary care: practice nurse perceptions. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 62(4), pp. 349-357. (doi:10.1111/jir.12475) (PMID:29423981)

Hamilton, I. J., Morrison, J. and Macdonald, S. (2017) Should GPs provide spiritual care? British Journal of General Practice, 67(665), pp. 573-574. (doi:10.3399/bjgp17X693845) (PMID:29192117)

Blane, D. N. , Macdonald, S. , Morrison, D. and O'Donnell, C. A. (2017) The role of primary care in adult weight management: qualitative interviews with key stakeholders in weight management services. BMC Health Services Research, 17, 764. (doi:10.1186/s12913-017-2729-7) (PMID:29162111) (PMCID:PMC5698950)

Blane, D. N. , McLoone, P., Morrison, D., Macdonald, S. and O'Donnell, C. A. (2017) Patient and practice characteristics predicting attendance and completion at a specialist weight management service in the UK: a cross-sectional study. BMJ Open, 7(11), e018286. (doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2017-018286) (PMID:29162575) (PMCID:PMC5719278)

Emslie, C. and Macdonald, S. (2017) Strong epidemiological evidence that alcohol causes cancer, but how might the public interpret this information? Addiction, 112(2), pp. 233-235. (doi:10.1111/add.13687) (PMID:27935653)

Macdonald, S. and Mair, F. (2016) Tackling cancers of unmet need: the pancreatic cancer pathway. Lancet Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 1(4), pp. 266-267. (doi:10.1016/S2468-1253(16)30113-3)

Macdonald, S. , Blane, D. , Browne, S. , Conway, E., Macleod, U., May, C. and Mair, F. (2016) Illness identity as an important component of candidacy: Contrasting experiences of help-seeking and access to care in cancer and heart disease. Social Science and Medicine, 168, pp. 101-110. (doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2016.08.022) (PMID:27643844)

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2016) ‘Not that one’: Understanding why women screen for breast and cervical, but not bowel cancer. European Health Psychologist, 18(Supp.), p. 492.

Lowrie, R. et al. (2015) Research is ‘a step into the unknown’: an exploration of pharmacists’ perceptions of factors impacting on research participation in the NHS. BMJ Open, 5(12), e009180. (doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2015-009180) (PMID:26719315) (PMCID:PMC4710811)

Blane, D. N. , Macdonald, S. , Morrison, D. and O'Donnell, C. (2015) Interventions targeted at primary care practitioners to improve the identification and referral of patients with co-morbid obesity: a realist review protocol. Systematic Reviews, 4, 61. (doi:10.1186/s13643-015-0046-y) (PMID:25927993) (PMCID:PMC4426175)

Browne, S. , Macdonald, S. , May, C., Macleod, U. and Mair, F. (2014) Patient, carer and professional perspectives on barriers and facilitators to quality care in advanced heart failure. PLoS ONE, 9(3), e93288. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0093288) (PMID:24676421) (PMCID:PMC3968134)

May, C. R. et al. (2014) Rethinking the patient: using Burden of Treatment Theory to understand the changing dynamics of illness. BMC Health Services Research, 14(281), (doi:10.1186/1472-6963-14-281)

Gallacher, K. et al. (2013) Qualitative systematic reviews of treatment burden in stroke, heart failure and diabetes: methodological challenges and solutions. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 13(10), (doi:10.1186/1471-2288-13-10)

Gallacher, K. et al. (2013) Uncovering treatment burden as a key concept for stroke care: a systematic review of qualitative research. PLoS Medicine, 10(6), e1001473. (doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001473)

Macdonald, S. , Watt, G. and Macleod, U. (2013) In search of the cancer candidate: can lay epidemiology help? Sociology of Health and Illness, 35(4), pp. 575-591. (doi:10.1111/j.1467-9566.2012.01513.x)

Whittaker, W., Sutton, M., Macdonald, S. , Maxwell, M., Smith, M., Wilson, P. and Morrison, J. (2012) The effect of mental ill health on absence from work in different occupational classifications: analysis of routine data in the British Household Panel Survey. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 54(12), pp. 1539-1544. (doi:10.1097/JOM.0b013e3182677d12)

Macdonald, S. , Maxwell, M., Wilson, P., Smith, M., Whittaker, W., Sutton, M. and Morrison, J. (2012) A powerful intervention: general practitioners' use of sickness certification in depression. BMC Family Practice, 13(1), p. 82. (doi:10.1186/1471-2296-13-82)

Whittaker, W., Sutton, M., Maxwell, M., Munoz-Arroyo, R., Macdonald, S. , Power, A., Smith, M., Wilson, P. and Morrison, J. (2010) Predicting which people with psychosocial distress are at risk of becoming dependent on state benefits: analysis of routinely available data. British Medical Journal, 341, c3838. (doi:10.1136/bmj.c3838)

Morrison, J.M. , Anderson, M.J., Sutton, M., Munoz-Arroyo, R., Macdonald, S. , Maxwell, M., Power, A., Smith, M. and Wilson, P.M. (2009) Factors influencing variation in prescribing of antidepressants by general practices in Scotland. British Journal of General Practice, 59(559), e25-e31. (doi:10.3399/bjgp09X395076)

MacLeod, U., Mitchell, E.D., Burgess, C., Macdonald, S. and Ramirez, A.J. (2009) Risk factors for delayed presentation and referral of symptomatic cancer: evidence for common cancers. British Journal of Cancer, 101(S2), S92-S101. (doi:10.1038/sj.bjc.6605398)

Macdonald, S.L. , Morrison, J.M., Maxwell, M., Munoz-Arroyo, R., Power, A., Smith, M., Sutton, M. and Wilson, P.M. (2009) 'A coal face option': GPs' perspectives on the rise in antidepressant prescribing. British Journal of General Practice, 59(566), pp. 658-659. (doi:10.3399/bjgp09X454106)

Campbell, N.C., Macdonald, S. , MacLeod, U., Mitchell, E.D. and Weller, D. (2008) Influences on pre-hospital delay in the diagnosis of colorectal cancer: a systematic review. British Journal of Cancer, 98(1), pp. 60-70. (doi:10.1038/sj.bjc.6604096)

Morrison, J.M., Anderson, M.J., Macdonald, S. , Maxwell, M., Munoz-Arroyo, R., Power, A., Smith, M., Sutton, M. and Wilson, P. (2008) Relationship between antidepressant and anxiolytic/hypnotic prescribing: A mixed-methods study. European Journal of General Practice, 14(3-4), pp. 129-135. (doi:10.1080/13814780802632683)

Gilhooly, M., Hanlon, P.W., Mowat, H., Cullen, B., Macdonald, S. and Whyte, B. (2007) Successful ageing in an area of deprivation: Part 1—A qualitative exploration of the role of life experiences in good health in old age. Public Health, 121(11), pp. 807-812. (doi:10.1016/j.puhe.2007.03.005)

Campbell, N.C., Macdonald, S. , Macleod, U., Mitchell, E.D. and Weller, D. (2006) Systematic review of factors influencing patient and practitioner delay in diagnosis of upper gastrointestinal cancer. British Journal of Cancer, 94(9), pp. 1272-1280. (doi:10.1038/sj.bjc.6603089)

Research Reports or Papers

O'Donnell, C. A. , Foster, H. , Macdonald, S. , Burns, N. and Gannon, M. (2015) Out-of-Hours Primary Medical Care: What Can Research Tell Us? Findings From a Rapid Systematic Review and Qualitative Study. Discussion Paper. Scottish Government.

Conference or Workshop Item

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2017) Strategies to Increase Bowel Screening Uptake: a Focus Group Study of Non-participants. UK Society for Behavioural Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting, Liverpool, United Kingdom, 13-14 Dec 2017. (Unpublished)

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2017) Involving Future Users in Developing Cancer Screening Interventions: a Case Study. European Health Psychology Society Conference 2017, Padova, Italy, 29 Aug - 02 Sep 2017. (Unpublished)

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2016) Improving Bowel Screening Uptake: Lessons from Higher Uptake of Breast and Cervical Screening. UK Society for Behavioural Medicine 12th Annual Scientific Meeting, Cardiff, Wales, 01-02 Dec 2016. (Unpublished)

Cunningham, Y., MacDonald, S. , Robb, K. , MacLeod, U., Anker, T. and Hilton, S. (2016) Representations of Ageing as a Risk Factor for Cancer in UK Newspapers. 48th BSA Medical Sociology Annual Conference, Birmingham, UK, 7-9 Sept 2016.

Kotzur, M. , Wyke, S. , Macdonald, S. , Steele, R., Weller, D., Campbell, C., Crighton, E., Mccowan, C. and Robb, K. (2015) Work in Progress: What Can We Learn About How to Improve Uptake of Bowel Cancer Screening From Higher Rates of Uptake in Breast and Cervical Screening Programmes? UK Society for Behavioural Medicine 11th Annual Scientific Meeting, Newcastle, UK, 08-09 Dec 2015. (Unpublished)

This list was generated on Tue Oct 22 23:12:53 2019 BST.

Grants

Grants and Awards listed are those received whilst working with the University of Glasgow.

  • Multimorbidity in the context of Socioeconomic deprivation: a mixed methods exploration of how Community and Individual factors interact to influence patient capacity to manage Multimorbidity (SCIM)
    Chief Scientist Office
    2019 - 2022
     
  • Sustaining Public and Patient Involvement: building a resource
    Wellcome Trust
    2019 - 2020
     
  • Developing Media Guidelines for reporting health, illness and risk: a cancer case study
    Chief Scientist Office
    2019 - 2019
     
  • Chronic pain in the context of multimorbidity
    Versus Arthritis
    2018 - 2021
     
  • Relationship of Multi-morbidity with cancer incidence and outcomes in a large population cohort: Use of Data Sciences Methodology
    British Medical Association
    2018 - 2019
     
  • Making contacts count: how can we improve cancer prevention through primary care?
    Royal College of General Practitioners
    2018 - 2019
     
  • P2D award for General Practice
    Medical Research Council
    2018 - 2018
     
  • Increasing Uptake Of Bowel Cancer Screening: Development And Trial Of A FIT Planning Support Tool
    Chief Scientist Office
    2018 - 2021
     
  • PEOPLE: Primary care and community Engagement to Optimise time to Presentation with Lung cancer symptoms in Hull
    Yorkshire Cancer Research
    2017 - 2020
     
  • How can we support people with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease to recognise and seek prompt help for potential lung cancer symptoms?
    Cancer Research UK
    2016 - 2017
     
  • Falls Prevention Programme
    NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
    2015 - 2015
     
  • What can we learn about how to improve uptake of bowel cancer screening from higher rates of uptake in breast and cervical screening programmes?
    Cancer Research UK
    2015 - 2017
     
  • An explanation of older adults' understanding of cancer risk and help-seeking behaviour
    Cancer Research UK
    2015 - 2016
     
  • The management of long term conditions experienced by people with learning disabilities
    NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
    2013 - 2014
     
  • Understanding the role of primary care in the management of co-morbid obesity: a mixed methods programme.
    Chief Scientist Office
    2013 - 2017
     
  • Improving early detection of colorectal cancer: the role of candidacy
    Chief Scientist Office
    2013 - 2015
     
  • NHS Western Isles Learning disabilities change programme Evaluation
    NHS Western Isles
    2013 - 2013
     
  • Health checks for people with Learning Disabilities: improving their uptake and effectiveness
    National Institute for Health Research
    2012 - 2013
     

Supervision

  • Albanese, Alessio
    Enhancing care across services for asylum seekers with complex needs
  • Scobie, Hannah
    Understanding public perceptions of the early detection of lung cancer
  • Wu, Simin
    Implications of chronic pain as a comorbidity with a focus on cardiometabolic disease