Emma McDonnell



Emma McDonnell

Current position: MRI Radiographer

Years qualified: 20 years

What are your areas of interest in research Clinical MRI related – safety/patient experience.

Would you describe yourself as a ‘novice’ or ‘experienced’ researcher? Novice

Why did you decide to get involved in research? Professional restlessness/interest

Who encouraged you to get involved in research and who do you go to for advice when you need it? Yet to be determined!

What sort of activities/studies have you been involved in? (e.g. data collection, planning, supportive care/clinical research) Clinical MR protocol design and scanning.

What do you enjoy most about being involved in this/these research activities? Thinking outside the box

What has been your biggest challenge or barrier to being involved in research? Intellectually intimidated, plus family commitments.