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Staff Profile

Dr Laura Pickup

Research Fellow

Kath Maguire

I joined PenCLAHRC (Exeter Medical School) in November 2016. My role within PenCLAHRC is to demonstrate how implementation science can inform healthcare organisations to transfer scientific evidence into practical solutions to enhance safety and efficiency of healthcare services.

I am a Chartered Ergonomist and have a clinical background as a Physiotherapist within the NHS. I have experience in field based research and consultancy activities within healthcare organisations, primarily understanding how system design impacts the safety and performance of everyday work. I continue to provide training in the area of Human Factors and support MSc level courses relating to healthcare Human Factors.

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Contact by phone
01392 724474

Employed by
University of Exeter

Areas of expertise
Qualitative Research, Applied Healthcare Research, Human Factors

Upcoming Events

Jun
29

Searching and Review Clinic

The University of Exeter, St Luke's campus, South Cloisters (Room 2.35)

These clinics have been set up to help the PenCLAHRC Evidence Synthesis Team to manage and respond...
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Jul
13

Searching and Review Clinic

ITTC Building, Plymouth Science Park (Room N14)

These clinics have been set up to help the PenCLAHRC Evidence Synthesis Team to manage and respond...
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Calendar

News

Prisoner mental health collaboration receives extension and funding boost

23 June 2017

A national collaboration supported by PenCLAHRC, investigating ways to support prisoners with mental health problems both...
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Starting school young can put child wellbeing at risk

22 June 2017

New research, supported by PenCLAHRC, has shown that the youngest pupils in each school year...
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Carers speak about helping to shape research and education

16 June 2017

Carers have spoken about the value of sharing their experiences with students and researchers at...
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News

Research Projects

Public involvement in suicide prevention

Theme: Mental Health & Dementia

A research programme examining a public health intervention designed to help members of the public...
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PenCHORD: Modelling the optimal size of Derriford Ambulatory Care Unit (ACU)

Theme: Evidence for Policy and Practice

Providing modelling evidence of the optimal size for an expanded Ambulatory Care Unit (ACU) at...
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Research Projects