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Clarissa joined the Primary Care Unit in February 2014. She is currently working on BRAcED: The BRAin tumour Early Detection study. BRAcED is a qualitative study of patient perspectives on factors affecting timely diagnosis of primary brain tumours in adults.
Clarissa has a strong background in applied qualitative research, with over 15 years’ experience. She has previously worked for the National Nursing Research Unit at King’s College London, NatCen Social Research, and the Institute for Criminal Policy Research.
Clarissa graduated from the University of Cambridge with a BA (Hons) in Social and Political Sciences in 1996 and completed a postgraduate MA degree in Sociological Research at the University of Essex in 1997.
Qualitative research methods.
Maben J, Griffiths P, Penfold C, Simon M, Pizzo E, Anderson J, et al. One size fits all? Mixed methods evaluation of the impact of 100% single room accommodation on staff and patient experience, safety and costs. BMJ Quality & Safety Published Online First: 25 Sep 2015. doi: 10.1136/bmjqs-2015-004265