The funding for NIHR CLAHRC East Midlands ended on September 2019. This page will remain archived.
- Healthcare Scientist, Dr Richard Simpson
Dr Richard Simpson is a Healthcare Scientist at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, where he holds the position of Principal Clinical Vascular Scientist; he is also Honorary Assistant Professor at the University of Nottingham.
- Midwife, Dr Kerry Evans
Dr Kerry Evans is a Midwife at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, where she is part of the Institute of Nursing and Midwifery Care Excellence team. Kerry also works as a Research Associate at the University of Nottingham. Her work focuses on understanding and managing anxiety in pregnancy.
- Nurse, Dr Joseph Manning
Dr Joseph Manning was successful in being awarded an NIHR ICA Clinical Lectureship, following the completion of his 'Gold' postdoctoral fellowship. Joseph, who is a clinical academic nurse holds a joint appointment at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust (NUH) and The University of Nottingham (UoN) allowing for meaningful concurrent engagement in clinical practice and research. In his clinical-academic role, Joseph works as a Clinical Associate Professor in Children, Young People and Families Nursing, Charge Nurse for Paediatric Critical Care Outreach Team (Nottingham Children's Hospital), and as the lead for NMAHP research theme for Children and Families at NUH. He leads the OCEANIC Study: A multi-centre longitudinal mixed methods study to explore the Outcomes of ChildrEn and fAmilies iN the first year after paediatric Intensive Care discharge. Funded by NIHR/HEE.
- Nurse, Dr Louise Bramley
Dr Louise Bramley is Clinical Lead for Nursing, Innovation and Research at the Institute of Nursing and Midwifery Care Excellence at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, and an NIHR 70@70 Nursing and Midwifery Research Leader. Louise is also co-founder of the East Midlands Clinical Academic Practitioner Network.
- Nurse, Dr Sarah Brand
Dr Sarah Brand is a NIHR 70@70 Nursing and Midwifery Research Leader and the Practice Development Lead in the Institute of Nursing and Midwifery Care Excellence at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust.
- Occupational Therapist, Dr Jane Horne
Dr Jane Horne is a Research Fellow and Occupational Therapist and her specialist research interests are stroke rehabilitation and older people. Jane is passionate about finding ways to improve the health of patients, their families and communities through good quality robust research. Jane is the Research and Development Lead for the Royal College of Occupational Therapist Specialist Section for Neurological Practice, building research capability and competency within the profession.
- Occupational Therapist, Dr Joanna Fletcher-Smith
Dr Joanna Fletcher-Smith is an Occupational Therapist. Since completing her Gold post-doctoral award, she has left the University of Nottingham to take up a post as a Rehabilitation Case Manager at Unite Professionals.
- Physiotherapist, Dr Vicky Booth
Dr Vicky Booth is a neurology physiotherapist who holds a clinical academic appointment at the University of Nottingham as an Assistant Professor in the Division of Rehabilitation, Ageing and Wellbeing in the School of Medicine, as well as an AHP Clinical Academic Co-Lead at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust. Vicky is also the Lead for the CAHPR East Midlands hub, which aims to get all AHPs engaged in research.