Senior Research Fellow, University of Central Lancashire

Steph is a Senior Researcher in the Stroke Research Team at the University of Central Lancashire. Her research interests include improving the recognition of stroke by the public and health care professionals. She has worked with the Royal College of Physicians and Public Health England to shape how health professionals and the public respond to stroke symptoms. Steph has published over 25 peer-reviewed articles in national and international journals and has presented nationally and internationally at a range of conferences.


  • –present
    Senior Research Fellow, University of Central Lancashire


  • 2013 
    University of Central Lancashire, PhD
  • 2005 
    St.Martin's College (University of Cumbria), •Post Graduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning
  • 2003 
    Lancaster University, MA Health Research
  • 2001 
    University of Central Lancashire, BA (hons) Health Promotion

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy