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Prof Davina Allen  -  RGN, BA(Hons), PhD

Awards and Prizes

2012 - Best developmental paper, British Academy of Management Conference.

1998 - Journal Sociology of Health and Illness ‘New writer’s prize for: ‘The Nursing-Medical Boundary: A Negotiated Order?’ (1997) 19 (4) 498-520.

Membership and External Activity

Member of BSA Medical Sociology Group Conference Organising Committee, 1998-2001.

Convenor-elect BSA Medical Sociology Group 2001-2002

Co-Convenor BSA Medical Sociology Group 2002-2005.

Member of Editorial Board, Sociology of Health and Illness 2002-2006.

Invited participant in the Seminar on healthcare cultures organised as part of phase II of the public inquiry into paediatric cardiac surgery at the Bristol Royal Infirmary.  I prepared 2 ‘points for discussion’ papers published in the final report.

Invited member of of the National Co-ordinating Centre for NHS Delivery and Organisation R & D (NCCSDO) commissioning group (nursing) 2001-2006. 

Deputy Editor-in-Chief Sociology of Health and Illness 2012-