University of Hertfordshire

Professor Claire Goodman

Professor

Claire Goodman

Professor Claire Goodman

Professor

Postal address:
University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
United Kingdom

Expertise

Research interests

Claire is a district nurse by background and a Fellow of the Queen’s Nursing Institute. She is a Deputy Director of the NIHR CLAHRC (Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care) East of England.

 In April 2016 she was appointed a National Institute of Health Research Senior Investigator.

Her research focuses on the health and social care needs of the oldest old, including those affected by dementia and living in long term care.

She leads the Department of Health funded DEMCOM study evaluation of Dementia Friendly Communities.  She has published widely and is the co-editor of the Oxford Handbook of Primary Care and Community Nursing.

https://britishgeriatricssociety.wordpress.com/2017/07/07/what-does-good-look-like-when-thinking-about-care-homes/

http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/claire-goodman/why-you-should-never-prom_b_17407392.html

https://theconversation.com/what-to-look-for-when-choosing-a-good-care-home-80648

https://www.theguardian.com/social-care-network/2017/sep/18/nhs-care-homes-partners-not-problems

https://www.theguardian.com/social-care-network/2016/aug/16/care-homes-good-death-for-residents

Research interests

Research with older people with complex needs (including dementia) living at home and in long term care settings

Integrated working across health and social care for odler people and their families/supporters

Community enagement activities that support people affected by dementia to live well