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Research Profile

Dr Rebecca Dimond  


Dimond, R. (2013) Telecare technologies and the transformation of healthcare, Oudshoorn, N.  Reviewed in: New Genetics and Society, Vol. 32, Iss. 1, 2013

Dimond, R. (2012) Preventing mitochondrial disease: What about the patients? - Bionews 678 October

Dimond, R. (2013), Negotiating identity at the intersection of paediatric and genetic medicine: the parent as facilitator, narrator and patient. Sociology of Health & Illness. doi: 10.1111/1467-9566.12035

Dimond, R. (2013) Patient and family trajectories of mitochondrial disease: diversity, uncertainty and genetic risk. Life Sciences, Society and Policy 9:2 doi:10.1186/2195-7819-9-2

Dimond, R (2013) ‘Mitochondria and Rare Diseases’ in Britain in 2013, ESRC

Dimond, R. & Hughes, J. (2013) Geneticization. In Monaghan, L.F. and Gabe, J. (eds) Key Concepts of Medical Sociology. 2nd ed. Sage Publications.

Dimond, R. 2012 Ethical Issues in Treating Mitochondrial Disease Genomics Network 14th June 2012

Dimond, R. 2009. The Construction and Classification of 22q11 Deletion Syndrome. Working paper 122: 86-100 published by Cardiff School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, CF10 3WT, UK

Gregory, M., Boddington, P., Dimond, R., Atkinson, P. Clarke, A. Collins, P. 2007. Communicating about haemophilia in the family: the importance of context and of experience.  Haemophilia, 13:189-198.

Contribution to policy documents:

Report of research submitted as evidence to Nuffield Council on Bioethics Working party Mitochondrial DNA Disorders: Novel techniques for the prevention of mitochondrial DNA disorders: ethical review 2012. For further information and to download the report, please click here.

Comment on UK Plan on Rare Disease (DoH) - Consultation stage September 2011