Joe Coombes

Joe Coombes

Graduate Research Assistant

  • Child Health & Maternity group member


Public Health, Mental Health, Qualitative Research, Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs)


Joe is a Research Assistant working as a part of Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for children in care project within the Child Health & Maternity programme. This programme seeks to find effective ways to implement evidence-based interventions to improve children’s and maternity services widely across England.

His research background consists of investigating the effects of the human biological rhythms on how patients experience their chronic condition using PROMs. He was also part of DPACT (Dementia – PersonAlised Care Team) which is a research project under the Dementia theme within PenARC.