Institute of Neuroscience

Staff Profile

Beth Edgar

Research Support Secretary


Roles and Responsibilities

Research Support Secretary, providing admin support to DIFIRD (Developing an Intervention for Fall Related Injuries in Dementia) and DECIDE (DElirium and Cognitive Impact in DEmentia) and PA support to Dr Louise Allan.


I have worked for the University in a clerical role since 2001, initially working at SCHIN.  I then moved to the Institute of Health & Society in 2006 initially as project secretary, then as administrative secretary supporting the REF2014 submission, then a one year secondment as finance co-coordinator.  I moved to the Institute of Neuroscience in 2015. 


BSc (Hons) Psychology

Previous Positions

Finance Co-ordinator, Institute of Health & Society

Administrative Secretary, Institute of Health & Society

Secretary, Institute of Health & Society

Secretary, Sowerby Centre for Health Informatics (SCHIN), Newcastle University

Medical Records Summariser, Gateshead PCT