Frances uses research methods from social science and has developed the use of mixed methods research methods for health. This includes work with complexity scientists from disciplines including mathematics, statistics and economics. Her research focuses on the impact of medical technology and information and communication technology on lay experience of health and health care, and on the experience of living with long-term conditions. Frances teaches research methods to students and health professionals and has written a book for this audience 'Research methods for health care practice'. Frances was Director of Research Degrees for Warwick Medical School from 2009 to 2013 and is now Head of the Division of Health Sciences.
Post Graduate Supervision