Current position:MRT General/MRI
Years qualified as an RT: 21 years
Research areas of interest:
If I have the opportunity, I would like to do research on how obesity impacts on imaging departments
Would you describe yourself as a ‘novice’ or ‘experienced’ researcher? Novice
What sort of activities/studies have you been involved in? (e.g. data collection, planning, supportive care/clinical research)
As part of my Masters Degree, I did a research project on non-medical prescribing for MRI technologists in New Zealand (unpublished thesis).
What has been your biggest challenge or barrier to being involved in research?
Finding the time and motivation at the end of a working day. I think it also helps to have financial resources to conducts research.