Arabella is a research fellow working in the York Trials Unit in the Department of Health Sciences at the University of York. She has experience of conducting quantiative and qualitative research projects in the fields of health and criminal justice. Her PhD explored the implementation of Electronic Patient Record systems into NHS secondary care organisations.
Arabella recently co-ordinated the Connect trial which evaluated the effectiveness of a training programme for Police Officers who come into contact wtih people with mental health problems. She was also part of a team who as part of the Connect project, undertook a series of systematic and scoping reviews on mental health and policing.