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Dr Gwenllian Moody

Research Associate – Trial Manager

Email
moodyg@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2068 7257
Campuses
4th Floor, Neuadd Meirionnydd, Heath Park
Welsh speaking
Users
Available for postgraduate supervision

Overview

I am a Research Associate based at the Centre for Trials Research working on a number of studies.

I am currently working on two projects as study manager, the READ-IT study and the TIC-TOC Study.

I have previously worked on the Building Blocks trial, Building Blocks 2 study and OBS2 study as data manager, and on the following studies and trials as trial manager: Confidence in Care, Moving On, E-PAtS, Whos Challenging Who?

I am interested in behaviour change and complex interventions.

I am interested in supervising at postgraduate level.

Biography

Education and qualifications:

2020: PhD, Cardiff University (Measuring child maltreatment in community-based trials).

2007: MSc Forensic Psychology, London Metropolitan University

2004: BSc Psychology, University of Wales Cardiff

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Current Projects:

READ-IT: Teaching early reading skills to adults with intellectual disabilities.

This is a feasibility study examining whether an intervention that is used to teach adults with intellectual disability to read can be delivered successfully by community support workers/family carers. The study also examines whether it would be feasible to conduct a later definitive RCT of the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of READ-IT.

TIC-TOC: A public awareness campaign designed to help people living in deprived communities recognise vague cancer symptoms.

This is a feasibility study that aims to examine the feasibility and acceptability of delivering and evaluating the TIC-TOC intervention, an intervention designed to deliver key messages about vague cancer symptoms to people living in deprived communities, to support progression to a future effectiveness trial. The study will also aim to assess the feasibility of data collection, inform data collection requirements for a potential future trial including the feasibility of collecting linked data, and investigate the feasibility of collecting data required to undertake a full cost-effectiveness analysis in a future trial.