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    United Kingdom

Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Division of Rural Health and Wellbeing continues the work of the Centre for Rural Health (CRH) and the previously established Highlands and Islands Health Research Institute (HIHRI) in 2004. Since 2005, CRH has operated as a collaborative venture between the University of Aberdeen, and the University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI), both institutions providing core funding and employing staff within CRH. Our mission is to advance knowledge of health and health services in rural and remote communities. Those communities currently face a number of important challenges including: changes in demography; changes in the nature of health care provision; and increased expectations of the community. CRH is developing the evidence base for rural health care by: carrying out relevant primary research; developing collaborative research with social scientists, geographers and policy researchers; and bringing the international perspective through appropriate collaborations.

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    Profiles

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    Helen Bailey

    Person: Academic Research Active

    20132021
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    Hannes De Kock

    Person: Academic Research Active

    20102018

    Projects

    Research Output

    Game of Stones: feasibility randomised controlled trial of how to engage men with obesity in text message and incentive interventions for weight loss

    Dombrowski, S. U., Mcdonald, M., Van Der Pol, M., Grindle, M., Avenell, A., Carroll, P., Calveley, E., Elders, A., Glennie, N., Gray, C. M., Harris, F. M., Hapca, A., Jones, C., Kee, F., Mckinley, M. C., Skinner, R., Tod, M. & Hoddinott, P., 25 Feb 2020, In : BMJ open. 10, 2, p. e032653

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
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    Systematic review of clinical decision support systems for pre-hospital acute coronary syndrome identification

    Knoery, C., Heaton, J., Leslie, S. J. & Polson, R., 11 Mar 2020, In : Critical Pathways in Cardiology. p. 1-30 30 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

    Open Access
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  • Prizes

    Betty Moys Prize 2016

    Janet Heaton (Recipient) & T Botha (Recipient), 21 Jun 2017

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • Innovation Award

    Mark Grindle (Recipient), 7 Nov 2016

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • Queens Award for Research Excellence

    Mark Grindle (Recipient), 2013

    Prize: Project Award

    Activities

    Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (Journal)

    Ania Zubala (Peer reviewer)
    2020 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review

    Children and Youth Services Review (Journal)

    Ania Zubala (Peer reviewer)
    2019 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review

    Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal (Journal)

    Ania Zubala (Peer reviewer)
    2019 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review

    Student theses

    Adherence to Pelvic Floor Muscle Exercises and the Role of Smart Phone Apps

    Author: Stephen, C. & Stephen, K., 22 Jul 2015

    Supervisor: Munoz, S. (Supervisor), Cumming, G. (Supervisor), Mohammed, A. (Supervisor) & Smith, M. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)

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    Mental Health Services and Social Inclusion in Remote and Rural Areas of Scotland and Canada: A Qualitative Comparison

    Author: Daly, C. L., 5 Jun 2014

    Supervisor: Munoz, S. (Supervisor) & Cleland, J. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)

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    Considering community engagement for remote and rural healthcare design in Scotland: exploring the journey from rhetoric to reality

    Author: Nimegeer, A., 3 Apr 2013

    Supervisor: Currie, M. (Supervisor), Erskine, R. (Supervisor) & Elizabeth, T. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)

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