SEEK: Salford Environment for Expertise and Knowledge
Dr Salma Patel
Dr Salma Patel
postal addressAllerton Building (Room L530), School of Health and Society, University of Salford, Salford, M6 6PU.
email addressS.Patel48@salford.ac.uk
telephone0161 295 2394
website addresshttp://salmapatel.co.uk
Key Memberships
Member of School: School of Health & Society
From December 2017 to May 2018.
Profile Summary
II am currently a post-doctoral research fellow at the University of Salford, working on a research project in neonatal skin care called the BaSICS project. I am also an Associate Lecturer at The Open University, lecturing on the level 3 module entitled ┐Interaction Design and User Experience┐. I completed my PhD in the area of digital health in June 2017 from the University of Warwick, where I was a doctoral researcher in Experiential Engineering, part of the EPSRC funded Participation in Healthcare Environment Engineering (PHEE) programme. I am a reviewer on the Health Research Ethics panel at the University of Salford, and on the reviewer panel for NIHR. I also review journal papers for a number of academic journals including Nurse Researcher, Health Expectations, BMC Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, and the Journal of Medical Internet Research. I am on the Cambridge Scholars Health Editorial Advisory board. I have a background in computing, web design, education, librarianship and management. I have research interests in maternal health, public health, mental health and digital health, and I am passionate about research methods and social justice.
Key Qualifications
2017
I completed my PhD in the area of digital health in June 2017 from the University of Warwick, where I was a doctoral researcher in Experiential Engineering, part of the EPSRC funded Participation in Healthcare Environment Engineering (PHEE) programme. My PhD was titled: Online patient feedback: awareness, usage and attitudes among patients and general practitioners in England
2010
Key Presence
Other University Research Roles
2018
Jan