Dr Louise Laverty

Research Associate

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Louise is a medical sociologist with an interest in the impact and distributional effects of public policy on health. She has specialised in qualitative methods, using participant-observation, interviews, focus groups and visual methods with a wide range of participants. She is currently a Research Associate in the Centre for Health Informatics working on the ARC Digital Health portfolio with a focus on examining the implementation of digital health technologies in the NHS.

Areas of expertise

Research Networks and Beacons

Biology, Medicine and Health (BMH) Domains

Education / academic qualifications

  • 2016 - Doctor of Social Science, The Insecurity of the Commons: An ethnographic study of a youth club in the North of England, University of Liverpool (2012 - 2015)
  • 2008 - Master of Research, The University of Manchester (2007 - 2008)

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