Research Fellow in eHealth and behaviour change, Coventry University

Kristina is a Research Fellow in eHealth and Behaviour Change at the Centre for Advances in Behavioural Science (CABS), Coventry University. She has a joint role with Public Health Warwickshire as part of the Health Psychology team supporting health commissioners in their design and delivery of health improvement services.

Kristina is currently involved in developing a number of digital health interventions both in the UK and overseas, for childhood weight management, sickle-cell disease and Alzheimer's disease prevention.

Experience

  • –present
    Research Fellow in eHealth and behaviour change, Coventry University

Education

  • 2016 
    The University of Warwick, Phd

Publications

  • 2017
    Big Hearts, small hands: a focus group study exploring parental food portion behaviours, BMC Public Health
  • 2016
    Digital Health Interventions (DHIs) to support the Management of Children and Adolescents with Sickle-Cell Disease, Sickle-cell Disease
  • 2016
    Understanding and Promoting Effective Engagement With Digital Behavior Change Interventions, American Journal of Preventative Medicine
  • 2015
    Targeting Parents for Childhood Weight Mangagement: Development of a Theory-Driven and User-Centered Healthy Eating App, JMIR MHEALTH AND UHEALTH
  • 2014
    As assessment of the potential of health promotion apps to support health behaviour change, Health Psychology Update
  • 2014
    Just telling and selling: current limitations in the use of digital media in public health. A scoping review., PUBLIC HEALTH

Professional Memberships

  • British Psychological Society