Dr Jeremy Segrott

Lecturer

Welsh speaking
Media commentator

I am a lecturer in the Centre for Trials Research and the DECIPHer Centre.

My research is concerned the development and evaluation of family- and parenting- based interventions, with a particular focus on the prevention of alcohol misuse.

Supervision

I am keen to supervise research students in the area of substance misuse prevention programmes, particularly relating to alcohol, and parenting-, family- and school-based prevention programmes.

Professional memberships

President Elect, European Society for Prevention Research (EUSPR)

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My research is concerned with the prevention of alcohol misuse by young people, including the role of parents and families.  The evaluation of family-based and parenting prevention interventions and school-based interventions is a major focus of my work.

Current work includes involvement in a randomised controlled trial of the Strengthening Families Programme (10-14), including leading the study's process evaluation.

I am also interested in the potential of social media - particularly Twitter and blogs, as tools for academic researchers.

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