This competitive scheme offered support to early career AHP researchers throughout the UK in presenting their research at conferences in Autumn 2019.
Congratulations to our winners, who were awarded £500 to support attendance at an international conference or £250 for a national conference.
International Bursary winners
Elizabeth Bradley, Speech and Language Therapist
Awake Craniotomy & the SLP: Comparisons & Collaborations in International Practice
The American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA) National Convention
Enya Daynes, Physiotherapist
Correlations between Lung Clearance Index (LCI) measurements and spirometry in COPD.
European Respiratory Society Congress 2019
Lisa Everton, Speech and Language Therapist
Evaluating the dysphagia severity rating scale: a prospective and retrospective study
9th European Society of Swallowing Disorders Precongress and Congress 2019
Kirsti Loughran, Physiotherapist
The association of comorbid pain with incident falls in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
European Respiratory Society International Congress 2019
National Bursary winners
Janet Deane, Physiotherapist
The communication of higher level evidence Osteoarthritis: are we speaking the same language? British Orthopaedic Society conference 2019
Sarah Paterson, Physiotherapist
Activity monitors to promote physical activity on an acute stroke unit – a feasibility study.
UK Stroke Conference 2019
Jennifer Short, Speech and Language Therapist
Exploring consensus in terminology used in treatment and diagnosis of medically unexplained dysphagia.
RCSLT Conference 2019
Nicki Sumpter, Dietician
A mixed methods pilot study to explore GPs’ views of dietitians working in general practice.
4th British Dietetic Association Research Symposium