Dr Emeka Chukwusa
Research Associate Guide_Care Services
Phone: 0207 848 5615
Address: King’s College London
Cicely Saunders Institute
Department of Palliative Care, Policy and Rehabilitation
Denmark Hill, SE5 9PJ
Emeka Joined the Cicely Saunders Institute in 2016 as a Research Associate for the Guide_Care Services project under the supervision of Dr. Gao Wei. The Guide_Care Services project uses national death registry database linked to service level data to understand the role of health care service factors in place of death. Emeka completed his PhD at the University of Leicester. The focus of his research was on optimising locations for health services using alternative distance measures and GIS-based location-allocation models. Whilst studying for his PhD, Emeka worked as a Research Assistant in a project for the Centre on Migration and Policy Studies (COMPAS), at the University of Oxford. Emeka also completed his MSc in Geographical Information Science (GIS) at the University of Leicester and has worked in various organisations as a GIS data officer.