Dr. Lynda Appleton

Dr. Lynda Appleton

The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust , UK

Title Of Presentation :
The psychological wellbeing of oncology staff during the COVID-19 pandemic

Biography

Dr. Lynda Appleton has extensive experience as a Principal Investigator, Chief Investigator, and co-applicant on a wide range of studies exploring the experiences of patients with a diagnosis of cancer, and their families and how disease, illness, and treatment impact daily life and decision-making. She leads on patient and public involvement in research, involving patients as research team members and supporting their learning needs. She is responsible for research capacity and capability building amongst nurses and allied health professionals in the organization, working collaboratively with clinical and academic staff, successfully securing grants, conference papers, and several publications.