Institute of Health & Society

Staff Profile

Rose Watson

Research Assistant



MSc Social Research, Northumbria University, 2009
BSc (Hons) Sociology and Social Research, Northumbria University, 2008 

Research Group Membership

Decision Making and Organisation of Care

Medical Sociology 

I am also a member of the Early Career Researcher Group Committee in the Institute of Health and Society 


Research Interests

I am interested in using qualitative methods to explore various areas of service design, development and disability. I have a particular interest in young people and their transition from childhood to adulthood. 

Current Role

I work as a Research Assistant on:

GPED: General Practitioners in the Emergency Department

Previous Projects:

e-TIPS: early therapy in perinatal stroke 

MAGIC III: Making good decisions in collaboration with patients

DARE: Aortic Aneurysm Repair - Decision making

Transition: How can we facilitate the move from children's to adult health services for young people with complex health needs