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Last Updated

20/07/2018

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01522 83 7496
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University of Lincoln
Brayford Pool
Lincoln
Lincolnshire
LN6 7TS
United Kingdom

About Thomas George

Thomas George is a Lecturer and Research Assistant in Health and Social Care in College of Social Science. Tom is also a BSc (Hons) Sports and Exercise Science and MSc Sports Science Graduate here at the University of Lincoln. Tom is currently undertaking a Post Graduate Certificate in Clinical Teaching and Practice Education (PGCert) at the University of Lincoln. Tom also lectures across a number of undergraduate Health and Social Care and Nursing Associate modules including Human Bioscience, Psychological and Social Development (Adults) and Essential Clinical Care Skills in Health and Social Care, including guest lecturing. Tom is also a personal tutor for Health and Social Care undergraduate students. Tom’s academic research has enabled him to work with a variety of populations including athlete's in mainstream and disability endurance sports to older adults and people living with neurological conditions. Tom is a keen runner and cyclist, and regularly participates in parkruns across the country. Tom hopes to incorporate his passion for physical activity and public health in future research opportunities. Additionally Tom is also an active member of the Healthy Ageing Research Group (HARG) within the Health and Social Care department, where he hopes to contribute to this current area of research through his background of Sport and Exercise Science and Physical Activity.

Department Responsibilities

Working closely with members of the Lincoln Institute for Health, including the Schools of Health and Social Care and Social and Political Sciences on the day to day management and running of the ‘Staying Well in your Neighbourhood evaluation’. This project is concerned with loneliness and social isolation in older adults. Working closely with NHS Lincolnshire conducted a service evaluation of Lincolnshire's Phase 2 Neighbourhood Team sites - 'Developing a programme theory of integrated care: the effectiveness of Lincolnshire's multidisciplinary Neighbourhood Teams in supporting older people with multimoribidity'. Commissioned by Public Health England, undertook a Health Needs Assessment of people living with neurological conditions in Lincolnshire. This Health Needs Assessment will contribute towards the counties Joint Strategic Needs Assessment 2018.

Subject Specialism

Health and Social Care, Integrated Care, Social Prescribing, Community, Public Health, Physical Activity,

Qualifications

  • MSc Sports Science — University of Lincoln, 2015
  • BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science — University of Lincoln, 2014

Awards

  • Postgraduate Experience Project (PEP) Scholarship Scheme 60% Scholarship — University of Lincoln,
  • Undergraduate Research Opportunities Scheme (UROS) — University of Lincoln,