Profession: Radiation Therapist
Current position: Educator
Years qualified: 10
Research areas of interest: Health Literacy
Would you describe yourself as a ‘novice’ or ‘experienced’ researcher? Novice
Why did you decide to get involved in research?
To further develop my understanding of new and up-to-date treatment.
Who encouraged you to get involved in research and who do you go to for advice when you need it?
What sort of activities/studies have you been involved in?
What do you enjoy most about being involved in research?
Engaging with various groups of staff.
What has been your biggest challenge or barrier to being involved in research?
Time allocated to research.
What one piece of advice would you give other researchers who have never been involved in research before?
Communicate with a mentor or other researchers.