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Biography

Anna has a BA in Human Sciences from The University of Oxford, a Masters in Public Health (MPH) from Imperial College London and a PhD from King’s College London. Anna began working at the Cicely Saunders Institute in 2013. During this time, Anna has worked on research studies relating to palliative care provision for frail older people. This included OPTCare Elderly, a study developing and testing a short-term integrated palliative and supportive service for frail older people in the community, and the International Access Rights and Empowerment Study (IARE) II, which examined the needs, preferences and experiences of frail older people with acute illness who do not have access to specialist palliative care. 

Research Interests 

Anna is also interested in patterns of emergency hospital attendance among older people towards the end of life, and models of palliative care for older people including care home residents.

780 Palliative Care

9 October 2020

Foundations for Future Care

As it's World Hospice and Palliative Care Day we thought we'd share a story from the Autumn 2018…