Dr Sarah Alderson

Dr Sarah Alderson

NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer in Primary Care

+44 (0) 113 343 0867

Summary: Sarah is an NIHR funded Academic Clinical Lecturer in Primary Care and a GP in Halifax.

Location: 10.39 Worsley Building

Teaching Commitments: Sarah is module lead for the intercalated iBSc Applied Health Research Project

Overview

Dr Sarah Alderson is a NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer in Primary Care and a salaried GP at Springhall Medical Practice in Halifax. After being a full time GP for three years, Sarah studied for her PhD on Patients understanding of depression associated with chronic disease. Her current research continues to look at mental and physical disease co-morbidity and understanding behaviour and behaviour change in order to embed interventions targeting patients and professionals within primary care, particularly the use of audit and feedback interventions.