Job: Senior Lecturer
Faculty: Health and Life Sciences
School/department: School of Nursing and Midwifery
Research group(s): Nursing and Midwifery Research Centre (NMRC)
Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH.
T: +44 (0)116 201 3974
Dr Lynn Furber works at DMU as a part time Senior Lecturer within the School of Nursing, and she also works part time as a Senior Research Nurse within the Oncology directorate at University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust. Lynn’s research interests all aspire to promote personalised care for patients, particularly within the medical consultation and the study of communication and interaction in the practitioner patient encounter, particularly in regards to the delivery of difficult and sensitive information.
Click here to view a full listing of Lynn Furber's publications and outputs.
University of Nottingham PhD: Investigating Interactions: How do doctors and patients experience the disclosure of significant information in the advanced cancer setting and how do these experiences enhance practice? 2010.
Royal College of Nursing, Capitalising on the Contribution of Research Nurses in the UK, 2011 – onwards
UKONS - 2013
Staffordshire and Shropshire College of Nursing and Midwifery, Registered Nurse, 1994
2nd Supervisor to a Masters student and 2nd Supervisor to a PhD Student, due to commence in October 2013.
2009 NIHR, RfPB grant. (Thomas, Murtagh, Bonas, Furber) Using conversation analysis in Oncology to develop a consultation aid: An integrated approach to improve doctor-patient interaction and enhance patient satisfaction. (£242,224).
University of Nottingham PhD Studentship: Centre for Social Research in Health and Health Care.
Refereeing for Journals:
International Journal of Medical Education
Patient Education and Counselling
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