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George Peat


George is a Lecturer contributing predominately to the BSc Health and Social Care Programme. George was awarded his PhD in 2021 and has gone on to deliver various research projects across health and social care.

George is passionate about undertaking research that drives improvements in the delivery of health and social care. His research is largely situated in the field palliative care, with a particular interest in supporting young adults with complex conditions to live meaningful and fulfilling lives. He has developing expertise in co-production methods and qualitative methodology (including reviews). 

He has previously been awarded an National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR) Career Development Award from the School for Social Care Research and is currently involved in several research projects. 





George Peat

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  • A Pathfinders Report: Entering Adulthood with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Glover, S., Hale, J., Roberts, M., Bosanquet, J., Dack, R., Hoskin, J., Peat, G., Abbott, D. 6 Nov 2023
  • Co-designing an intervention to improve the process of deprescribing for older people living with frailty in the United Kingdom, Silcock, J., Marques, I., Olaniyan, J., Raynor, D., Baxter, H., Gray, N., Zaidi, S., Peat, G., Fylan, B., Breen, L., Benn, J., Alldred, D. 1 Feb 2023, In: Health Expectations : an International Journal of Public Participation in Health Care and Health Policy
  • Independence-is it just a different approach?, Glover, S., Peat, G. 6 Nov 2023, Independent Living, NI Event 2023
  • ‘It is easier to not allow them to see your disability straight away, to see you as a person’: An Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis of video gaming from the perspectives of men with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Peat, G., Rodriguez, A., Smith, J. 1 Jul 2023, In: Palliative Medicine
  • Person-centred deprescribing for patients living with frailty: a qualitative interview study and proposal of a collaborative model, Peat, G., Fylan, B., Breen, L., Raynor, D., Olaniyan, J., Alldred, D. 7 May 2023, In: International Journal of Pharmacy Practice
  • Shared decision-making experiences in child long-term ventilation: a systematic review, Peat, G., Delaney, S., Gibson, F., Fraser, L., Brierley, J. 30 Sep 2023, In: European Respiratory Review
  • Barriers and facilitators of successful deprescribing as described by older patients living with frailty, their informal carers and clinicians: a qualitative interview study, Peat, G., Fylan, B., Marques, I., Raynor, D., Breen, L., Olaniyan, J., Alldred, D. 28 Mar 2022, In: BMJ Open
  • Mapping the resilience performance of community pharmacy to maintain patient safety during the Covid-19 pandemic, Peat, G., Olaniyan, J., Fylan, B., Breen, L., Grindey, C., Hague, I., Alldred, D. 1 Sep 2022, In: Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy
  • Social media use in adolescents and young adults with serious illnesses: an integrative review, Peat, G., Rodriguez, A., Smith, J. 4 Sep 2019, In: BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care
  • Interpretive phenomenological analysis applied to healthcare research, Peat, G., Rodriguez, A., Smith, J. 2018, In: Evidence-based nursing

  • Health and Social Research PhD April 01 2021
  • Psychology MRes August 01 2016
  • Psychology BSc (Hons) August 01 2015

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