Dr Vanessa Abrahamson PhD, MSc, BSc, PGCTL(HE), PGCert(Social Research Methods)
Research Associate Phone: 01227 826506
Excellence in Health Research
How can a community-based volunteer workforce be rapidly and safely implemented? What is the impact of a community-based volunteer workforce on providing support for self-isolating and vulnerable older members of the community during the COVID-19 pandemic?
This project, led by Tricia Wilson, is funded by the NIHR ARC KSS.
CHSS, University of Kent: Professor Patricia Wilson (CI), Dr Julie MacInnes (Project Manager), Sabrena Jaswal (RA), Dr Vanessa Abrahamson (advisory group), BSMS Kat Frere-Smith (RA), Dr Priya Paudyal (advisory group),
University of Surrey Prof Heather Gage (health economics), Dr Bridget Jones (RA), Dr Jo Armes (advisory group)
ARC/AHSN Rebecca Sharp (implementation lead)
Start date: 4 May 2020; End Date: 4 September 2020
Funder: NIHR via Sussex Partnership NHS Trust