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Dr Jane Smiddy

Senior Lecturer

Department: Nursing, Midwifery & Health

Key Publications

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  • Associations between social support, mental wellbeing, self-efficacy and technology use in first-time antenatal women: data from the BaBBLeS cohort study, Ginja, S., Coad, J., Bailey, E., Kendall, S., Goodenough, T., Nightingale, S., Smiddy, J., Day, C., Deave, T., Lingam, R. 12 Nov 2018, In: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth
  • Reflections and experiences of a coresearcher involved in a renal research study, Marks, S., Mathie, E., Smiddy, J., Jones, J., Da Silva-Gane, M. 29 Oct 2018, In: Research Involvement and Engagement
  • A research note on the benefit of patient and public involvement in research: The experience of prostate cancer patients regarding information in radiotherapy, Gordon, L., Dickinson, A., Offredy, M., Smiddy, J. 1 May 2017, In: Radiography
  • Developing patient reference groups within general practice: a mixed-methods study, Smiddy, J., Reay, J., Peckham, S., Williams, L., Wilson, P. Mar 2015, In: British Journal of General Practice
  • Primary care-led commissioning and public involvement in the English National Health Service. Lessons from the past, Petsoulas, C., Peckham, S., Smiddy, J., Wilson, P. May 2015, In: Primary health care research & development
  • Commissioning for long-term conditions: hearing the voice of and engaging users – a qualitative multiple case study, Peckham, S., Wilson, P., Williams, L., Smiddy, J., Kendall, S., Brooks, F., Reay, J., Smallwood, D., Bloomfield, L. Nov 2014, In: Health Services and Delivery Research


  • Philosophy PhD October 09 2017
  • Education MA December 24 1998
  • BSc December 29 1994
  • Education BSc (Hons) June 30 1994
  • Senior Fellow Higher Education Academy Senior Fellow 2019
  • Lecturer Practitioner Lecturer Practitioner 1994
  • Certificate of District Nursing CertDN 1989
  • Registered General Nurse RGN 1986

Research Themes and Scholarly Interests

Patient and Public Involvement in Service Development and Research 

Workforce Development 

Primary and Community Care Research 

New Models of Supervision and Assessment in Nursing 

Evidence-based Specialist Practice 

PGR Supervision

James Brown Start: 01/10/2019


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