Angelico Fetta (MATHS)
Thesis Title: "Agent Based Simulation for Complex Health Systems Interventions"
Elizabeth Rowse (MATHS)
Thesis Title: 'Optimising Theatre Scheduling'
Leanne Smith - BSc Cardiff (MATHS)
Thesis Title: "Modelling Ambulance Location and Deployment in Wales"
Funding: LANCS Initiative (EPSRC)
Julie Williams - BSc Cardiff LCGI (MATHS)
Thesis Title: "Time-dependent stochastic modelling for predicting demand and scheduling of emergency care services incorporating meteorological effects "
Cheryl Voake - BSc Wales LCGI CandORS (MATHS)
Postgraduate start date: April 2008
Thesis Title - "Modelling Trauma Hip Fracture Hospital Activities"
Izabela Komenda - BSc Cardiff (MATHS)
Start Date: October 2009
Thesis Title - "Queue Models Applied to Healthcare and Transport"
Judith Carrier (Nursing and Midwifery Studies)
Thesis Title: Utilisation of evidence based clinical guidelines by general practice nurses
Supervisor: Prof. Davina Allen
Dominic Roche (Nursing and Midwifery Studies)
Thesis Title: A realist evaluation of patient involvement in a safer surgery initiative
Supervisor: Dr Aled Jones
Sue Taylor (Nursing and Midwifery Studies)
Thesis Title: Analysing the concept of nurse specialist roles and their impact in translating EBP & research findings into
Decision Laboratory Research Students
PhD project title: Finding an optimal CHD risk calculator with genetic programming
Supervisors: Irena Spasic, Glyn Elwyn, Craig Currie
School: MEDIC / COMSC
PhD project title: Developing & evaluating the implementation of the 'Decision Grid' in general practice.
Supervisors: Adrian Edwards, Glyn Elwyn
PhD project title: Text and data mining of antibiotic resistance information from electronic healthcare documents.
Supervisors: Irena Spasic (COMSC), Glyn Elwyn, Alun Preece (COMSC), Nick Francis.
School: MEDIC / COMSC
PhD project title: Organisational measure of shared decision making.
Supervisors: Glyn Elwyn, Adrian Edwards.
PhD project title: Consent for novel techniques in clinical practice and genetic research: current experiences and looking ahead.
Supervisors: Angus Clarke, Srikant Sarangi, Ruth Chadwick.
PhD project title: Development of an ovarian cancer symptom management leaflet for women at increased genetic risk.
Supervisors: Kate Brain, Glyn Elwyn, Jacky Boivin, Usha Menon.
Sara Southall (MPhil)
MPhil project title: To what extent do existing measures of patient decision making consider deliberation?
Supervisors: Glyn Elwyn, Adrian Edwards, Sharon Mayor.
PhD project title: Facing decisions on HPV Infection & Prophylactic Vaccination: Developing support for parental decision making.
Supervisors: Kate Brain, Shantini Paranjothy, Alison Fiander
PhD project title: Development of a decision support intervention for risk management options in familial breast/ovarian cancer.
Supervisors: Kate Brain, Glyn Elwyn, Fiona Wood
PhD project title: The display and negotiation of expertise and uncertainty in problem-based learning tutorials in medicine: a discourse analytic approach"
Supervisors: Srikant Sarangi and Frances Rock