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Catherine Powell

Senior Research Fellow

Faculty/Dept/School School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences
(Faculty of Life Sciences)
Emailc.powell2@bradford.ac.uk
Telephone +441274 236338

Biography

Dr Catherine Powell has a BA in Sociology and Social Policy from the University of York, an MA in Social Research from the University of Leeds and a PhD in Sociology and Social Policy from the University of Leeds in 2014. Catherine’s PhD, funded through a scholarship attached to the ESRC Timescapes study, was entitled ‘Intergenerational Relationships and the Ageing Population’ and focused on care, need and support in four-generation families (with living great-grandparents).

Research

Current Projects Catherine is a currently a Senior Research Fellow working on the National Institute for Health Research funded ‘Improving the Safety and Continuity Of Medicines management at Transitions of care (ISCOMAT)’ project.

Professional activities

  • University of Leeds - PhD
  • University of Leeds - MA
  • University of York - BA (Hons)
  • Open University - Faculty of Health and Social Care
  • EU funded ‘DISCOVER’ project - Research Associate
  • 25-APR-15: University of Bradford - Research Fellow

Publications

Peer Reviewed Journal
TitleEvidence-based intervention to reduce avoidable hospital admissions in care home residents (the Better Health in Residents in Care Homes (BHiRCH) study): Protocol for a pilot cluster randomised trial (2019)
AuthorsSampson E.;Feast A.;Blighe A.;Froggatt K.;Hunter R.;Marston L.;McCormack B.;Nurock S.;Panca M.;Powell C.;Rait G.;Robinson L.;Woodward-Carlton B.;Young J.;Downs M.
JournalBMJ Open
DOI10.1136/bmjopen-2018-026510
 
TitleFamily involvement in timely detection of changes in health of nursing homes residents: a qualitative exploratory study (2018)
AuthorsPowell, Catherine; Blighe, Alan J.; Froggatt, K.A.; McCormack, B.; Woodward-Carlton, Barbara; Young, J.; Robinson, L.; Downs, Murna G.
 
TitleCare for Older People in Multigenerational Families: a Life Course Analysis across Four Generations. (2015)
AuthorsPowell, Catherine
DOIPowell C (2015) Care for Older People in Multigenerational Families: a Life Course Analysis across Four Generations. Families, Relationships and Societies. Published online Dec 21, 2015. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1332/204674315X14501049198493