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Dr April Shaw

Research Associate

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I have worked in the substance use field for over 20 years and completed my PhD on older women in substance use recovery in 2021, at the University of Glasgow. I joined King's in 2021 to work on a realist evaluation of opiate substitution treatment and needle syringe programmes in the UK. 

Research Interests

  • Women’s health
  • Substance use and recovery
  • Qualitative research methods

Research Groups

  • Society for the Study of Addictions
  • Drug Research Network Scotland