Reader in Health Psychology,
Leeds Beckett University
Laura undertakes applied psychosocial health research to improve cancer-related care and outcomes, particularly in the context of multimorbidity. Laura has conducted several studies examining cancer care for people with dementia and their families, across the cancer trajectory, and in different health care settings. With colleagues in the UK and internationally, Laura recently led authorship of a review in 'CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians' which provides the current most comprehensive clinical practice and future research recommendations for optimising cancer care experiences for people living with dementia. Laura is a past Chair of the British Psychosocial Oncology Society.