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Hannah Madden

Hannah Madden

Telephone: 0151 231 4088

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Biography

Hannah is a PhD student at the Public Health Institute, Liverpool John Moores University.

Her research is a cross-cultural exploration of the ways people in the UK and USA use geo-spatial networking dating apps (e.g. Grindr, Tinder etc) to find same-sex partners. The study will examine the factors influencing behaviour and potential positive and negative health outcomes. The study is linked with Southern Connecticut State University and will explore differences and similarities between the UK and USA. Hannah will be spending some time doing primary research in Connecticut in 2018.

Hannah continues to contribute to teaching in PHI across all levels and supervises BSc and MSc dissertations students.

Prior to starting a full-time PhD Hannah was a researcher at the Public Health Institute, Liverpool John Moores University from 2010 - 2017. Most of her research focused on health service design, health inequalities, sexual health and minority and vulnerable populations. She led on a wide variety of projects including services evaluations, needs assessments, original research, equality impact assessments, literature reviews and analysis of externally collected data. She also provided part-time support to the teaching activities of PHI. She led was module leader for a level 4 Environmental Health module (Understanding and Engaging Populations) and taught on other modules across all levels. She also

Degrees

2009, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom, MSc, Public Health (Applied)
2004, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom, BSc, Psychology
Liverpool John Moores University, UK, PhD

Academic appointments

Health & Wellbeing Researcher, Public Health Institute, Liverpool John Moores University, 2010 - 2017
Sexual Health Research Assistant, Public Health Institute, Liverpool John Moores University, 2005 - 2010

Postgraduate training

Post graduate certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, United Kingdom, Liverpool John Moores University, 2014 - present

Publications

Journal article

Medforth N, Evans J, Hills M, Madden H, Oyston J. 2019. Hearty Lives (Liverpool): a case study-based evaluation of a project designed to promote healthy eating and lifestyles in looked after young people Adoption and Fostering, 43 :75-88 DOI Public Url

Madden H, Harris J, Blickem C, Harrison R, Timpson H. 2017. "Always paracetamol, they give them paracetamol for everything": a qualitative study examining Eastern European migrants' experiences of the UK health service. BMC Health Serv Res, 17 :604 DOI Author Url Public Url

Madden HCE, Phillips-Howard PA, Hargreaves SC, Downing J, Bellis MA, Vivancos R, Morley C, Syed Q, Cook PA. Access to HIV community services by vulnerable populations: evidence from an enhanced HIV/AIDS surveillance system. AIDS Care, 23 :542-549 DOI Author Url

Downing J, Cook PA, Madden HCE, Phillips-Howard PA, Higgins SP, Bellis MA. Management of cases testing positive for gonococcal infection in a community-based chlamydia screening programme. Sex Transm Infect, 86 :474-477 DOI Author Url

Madden H, Harris J, Blickem C, Harrison R, Timpson H. “Always paracetamol, they give them paracetamol for everything”: a qualitative study examining Eastern European migrants’ experiences of the UK health service BMC Health Services Research, 604 :1-10 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Report

Harris J, Madden H, Oysten J, Billington H, Venturas C, Porcellato LA. 2017. A Health needs assessment for children and adults with neurodevelopmental conditions in Liverpool A health needs assessment for children and adults with neurodevelopmental conditions in Liverpool

Madden H, Ford K, Hardcastle K, McCoy EJ, Harrison R, Ross-Houle K, Cochrane M, Quigg Z, Timpson H. 2015. Health and Wellbeing Research: Looked After Children and Young People

Hay G, Oyston JE, Porcellato L, Madden H, Ross-Houle K, Timpson H. 2015. Evaluation of Rapid Access to Alcohol Detoxification Acute Referral (RADAR) Evaluation of Rapid Access to Alcohol Detoxification Acute Referral (RADAR)

madden H, harris J, Tomkinson T, Brown E, Timpson H. 2014. A targeted health needs assessment for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community and ethnic minority groups across the life course in Warrington.

Madden HCE, hughes L, Timpson H. 2014. Evaluation of the Wirral Health Services in School Programme Publisher Url

Hargreaves S, Harris J, Madden H, Henning S, Lincoln A, Whelan G, Lavin R, Timpson H. 2013. Sexual Health Needs Assessment Vale Royal, Cheshire

Madden H, Harris J, Harrison R, Timpson H. A Targeted Health Needs Assessment of the Eastern European Population in Warrington

Madden H, Eckley L, Lavin R, Timpson H. Long Acting Reversible Contraception, Young Women and Social Norms

Timpson H, Madden H. An Evaluation of the Healthier Homes Programme, NHS Wirral.