Is an anthropologist and obtained her PhD in 1999 from the London School of Economics. She has been a Senior Researcher for Healthtalkonline since 2001, and has conducted around 300 qualitative interviews across the UK on various health topics.
co-researcher on the breast cancer module. Julie is an experienced health services researcher specialising in qualitative research. She has an MSc in Social Research from the University of Surrey. Her main interest is cancer and she has worked on Healthtalkonline cancer studies since 2000.
Medical Sociologist, Lancaster University
Breast Cancer Care
Cancerbackup Breast Care Nurse
Breast Cancer Patient
Professor Michael Baum
Department of Oncology, University College
We would like to thank the women who participated in this research, all those who helped us find them.
We would also like to thank Dr Sharon Dixon, who is a GP and medical advisor for the Health Experience Research Group, and Dr Joss Adams, Consultant Clinical Oncologist at the Berkshire Cancer Center in the Royal Berkshire Hospital, Reading for their advice and support in updating this section in 2015.
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