Dr Laura Kelly
BA, MSc, DPhil
Laura Kelly is a Research Officer in Outcomes Measurement in the Health Services Research Unit. Laura has interests in research methodology, psychometric measure development, e-health and experiences of health. She is currently working on a number of projects including the development of a Patient-Reported Outcome Measure for a range of long-term conditions and the development of an instrument to assess self-management in people with type 2 diabetes using computer-based interventions. She is also involved in research regarding the use of patient reported outcomes in clinical care.
Laura has completed a DPhil in Population Health which was funded by a NIHR programme examining the role of patients’ experiences as a resource for choice and decision making in health care. Laura obtained a BA (Hons) in Politics and Social Policy from Queens University Belfast and subsequently completed a MSc in Applied Social Research in Trinity College, Dublin. Prior to coming to Oxford, she spent time as a research assistant in Brunel University developing an assessment tool to measure health-related quality of life for people with neurological damage to their spinal cord using intermittent self-catheterisation.
The use of web-based and mobile technologies to support self-management in people living with type 2 diabetes: validation of the Diabetes Self-Management and Technology Questionnaire (DSMT-Q) (Preprint)
Kelly L. et al, (2020)
Pretesting newly generated items to complement the 39-item Parkinson’s Disease Questionnaire
MORLEY D. et al, (2019), Quality of Life Research, 28, 91 - 91
Self-efficacy and health-related quality of life: a cross-sectional study of primary care patients with multi-morbidity.
Peters M. et al, (2019), Health Qual Life Outcomes, 17
MEASURING IMPROVEMENT IN HEALTH-STATUS WITH THE OXFORD PARTICIPATION AND ACTIVITIES QUESTIONNAIRE
MORLEY DP. et al, (2018), Value in Health, 21, S327 - S327
Health Care Professionals' Perceptions of the Arthroplasty Patient Experience: Planning Phase in the Development of a Patient-Reported Outcome Measure.
Strickland LH. et al, (2018), J Perianesth Nurs