Matthew Allsop

Matthew Allsop

Research Fellow in Applied Health

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Summary: Matthew is a Research Fellow in Applied Health. His research focuses on engaging users in the design and development of healthcare technology.

Location: Room 1039, Level 10, Worsley Building

Overview

Matthew is a Research Fellow in Applied Health at Leeds Institute of Health Sciences.

His research focuses on engaging users in the design and development of healthcare technology with a focus on palliative care services in Europe and sub-Saharan Africa. He has conducted user involvement research across a range of disciplines, including rehabilitation medicine, neurosurgery and ophthalmology. Matthew is also a Public Engagement Fellow for the Faculty of Medicine and Health, supporting public engagement activities across the School of Medicine.

Matthew is based in the Academic Unit of Palliative Care funded through IMPACCT (Improving the Management of Pain from Advanced Cancer in the Community), a NIHR programme grant. His role involves developing an electronic pain reporting system for patients with cancer and evaluating its use in a feasibility trial. Matthew is also leading the dissemination strategy for the overall programme grant and writing the final funders report.