Author Archives: Niroshan Siriwardena

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About Niroshan Siriwardena

GP and professor of primary and prehospital health care

CaHRU study presented at Abu Dhabi medical education conference

Dr Julie Pattinson presented at the Ottawa-International Conference on Medical Education (ICME), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; March 10th – 14th 2018. The conference is held biennially and provides a forum for medical and other…

New study on health-related causes of gambling in older adults

Dr Julie Pattinson from the Community and Health Research Unit (CaHRU) at University of Lincoln, recently published an article in the Journal of Behavioral Addictions. The article, entitled ‘Age-related physical and psychological vulnerability as pathways…

Laura Simmons presents systematic review on sickness absence interventions

Laura Simmons, PhD student in CaHRU and the Lincoln Institute for Health, recently attended the Division of Occupational Psychology Annual Conference on the 10th-12th January in Stratford-upon-Avon. The conference’s main theme surrounded the notion of…