The National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre is pleased to present:
Professor Joanne Neale (King’s College London, UK)
"Development of patient reported outcome measures (PROMs) in addiction science"
Thursday 24 March, 3pm - 4pm
About the speaker:
Professor Joanne Neale is Reader in Qualitative and Mixed Methods Research based within the National Addiction Centre and working across the Biomedical Research Centre at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience. She is also an Adjunct Professor in the Centre for Social Research in Health at UNSW. Joanne originally qualified as a social worker and has held positions at the University of Glasgow, the University of York, and Oxford Brookes University, where she was Professor of Public Health.
Joanne has undertaken a range of qualitative and quantitative studies exploring topics relating to both homelessness and addiction. Her current research focuses on the development of patient reported outcome measures within the addictions; realist evaluations of recovery oriented interventions; the experiences and needs of people who frequently attend emergency departments for alcohol-related reasons; addiction and sleep; hospital discharge schemes for homeless people; and community pharmacist provision of contraception services for women receiving opiate agonist treatment.