Our people

We are a group of curious people who share a strong commitment to good quality collaborative working. Our core group that meets monthly involve:

Ms Sam Armitage, Senior Occupational Therapist, Sheffield Children’s NHS Trust, and PhD student, Newcastle University

Dr Bronia Arnott, Research Methodologist and Developmental Health Psychologist, Newcastle University

Ms Jemma Bell, Physiotherapist and an NIHR PCAF, Newcastle Hospitals

Ms Marilyn Bradbury, Senior Physiotherapist and NIHR CDF, Birmingham Community Healthcare

Ms Lelanie Brewer, PhD student, Newcastle University

Dr Oli Craw, Psychobiologist, Newcastle University

Ms Vic Harbottle, Senior Physiotherapist and an NIHR PCAF, Newcastle Hospitals

Ms Rachel Keetley, Team Leader Children’s Physiotherapy, Nottingham Children’s Hospital and PhD student, Nottingham University

Dr Niina Kolehmainen, Reader in Allied Child Health, Newcastle University

Ms Joanne Marshall, Senior Physiotherapist, Newcastle Hospitals

Ms Frances Slowie, Senior Physiotherapist, Newcastle Hospitals

Ms Sue Thompson, Engagement Officer, Newcastle University