Academics with expertise in Dementia

Dr Michele Board

Dr Michele Board

Principal Academic in Nursing Older People

Areas of expertise

Michele’s research interests are in the field of nursing older people and people with dementia. As a qualitative researcher she looks to use creative approaches to collect and present research data. Her PhD explored the meaning of home using photo elicitation.  She has worked with Alzheimer’s Research UK and Health Education England developing and evaluating… Read more »

Dr Michelle Heward

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Bournemouth University Dementia Institute

Areas of expertise

Michelle has worked on several projects to improve the lives of older people and people affected by dementia as part of the Bournemouth University Dementia Institute (BUDI). Her area of interest lies mainly in the study of later life and she is a member of the British Society of Gerontology. She has also worked with other vulnerable… Read more »