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PhD Student Jo Johnson

PhD Student

Institute of Health & Society

Contact Details

email: joanne.johnson@worc.ac.uk

tel: +44 (0)1905 542 328

Qualifications
Registered Nurse, 1992, Gloucester School of Nursing and Midwifery
Diploma in Advanced Nursing care (Oncology Nursing), 1994, University of West of England
Dip HM Midwifery, 1996, Worcester College of Higher Education
BSc (Hons) Advanced Professional Studies, 1997, University College Worcester
International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, 2008, IBLCE, Manchester
Post Graduate Diploma in Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (Health Visitor), 2011, University of Wolverhampton
MSc Primary Health Care Practice, 2013, University of Wolverhampton
Jo is a full-time PhD student in the Institute of Health and Society at the University of Worcester.

Joís main research interest is in perinatal mental health.

Her supervisors are:
Professor Eleanor Bradley, Professor Lisa Jones†and Dr Lucy Hope.

Jo is very grateful to South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (enquiries@sssft.nhs.uk) and the University of Worcester for funding her PhD.

Prior to commencing her PhD, Jo worked as a Health Visitor in Worcester.

Publications
Johnson, J. (2014) Understanding why parents disengage in child health surveillance reviews: A health visitorís perspective. Journal of Health Visiting. 2(4): 214-220

Conferences
Johnson, J. (2017) Journal of Health Visiting Study Day 2017. Infant Development: Why parents disengage in child health surveillance reviews: A health visitorís perspective. February 2017. National Conference Centre, Birmingham.