Welcome. Healthtalkonline, an award-winning charity website, lets you share in other people's experiences of health and illness. This information is based on qualitative research into patient experiences led by experts at the University of Oxford.
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Is an anthropologist and obtained her PhD in 1999 from the London School of Economics. She has been a Senior Researcher for Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford since 2001 and has conducted over 250 qualitative interviews across the UK on various health topics.
Health Experiences Research Group would like to thank all the participants and health professionals who helped us with this research.
Superintendent Radiographer, North London Breast Screening Services
Health Psychologist, University of the West of England
Director, Cancer Research UK Primary Care Education Research Group, Reader in Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford
Senior Researcher, Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford.
Director, NHS Cancer Screening Programmes
Manager, Sloane Project
Breast surgeon, Leeds Hopsital; Hon. Secretary of the Association of Breast Surgery
Michael J Michell
Consultant Radiologist, King’s College Hospital, London
Sociologist, University of Sussex
Research Director, Healthtalkonline
Clinical nurse specialist, Breast Cancer Care
NHS Breast Screening Programme