Leicester academic’s work featured as outstanding research

Posted by ap507 at Nov 01, 2013 10:55 AM |
Professor Mary Dixon-Woods wins a Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator award

The work of Professor Mary Dixon-Woods (pictured) of the Department of Health Sciences has won a Senior Investigator award by the Wellcome Trust for her work into the ethical implications of how patients are treated within healthcare settings, engaging directly with them in naturalistic settings.

Her work has been featured in a series of videos as part of the Trust's Medical Humanities, Research Resources, and Society and Ethics grants schemes.

The Society and Ethics grants scheme supports research that addresses real-world, tractable questions on the social and ethical aspects of biomedicine and health.

Watch the videos featuring Professor Mary Dixon-Woods here:

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