Dr Sarah Goldberg, Associate Professor in Older Persons Care, School of Health Sciences

Sarah has worked as a nurse in the NHS in both hospital and community settings, developing the role of Advanced Nurse Practitioner for frail older people. Her primary research interest is quality of healthcare for older people with cognitive impairment (dementia and delirium). She was trial manager for the randomised controlled trial of a specialist medical and mental health unit compared to standard care wards.

Sarah is peer reviewer for a number of journals and grant bodies and has published and presented widely including in the BMJ, Age and Aging, International Journal of Nursing Studies, International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry.

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