About the e-Journal

The ScHARR Student e-Journal is an online departmental peer-reviewed journal where Masters and PhD students at the School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR), University of Sheffield, can publish their work. The e-Journal was launched on 01/05/2014. Vanessa Halliday edited the e-journal until 2017, when Hannah Jordan took on the role.

The ScHARR Student e-Journal Editorial Board

Hannah Jordan

Associate editors
Design, Trials and Statistics - Dan Beever
Food and Nutrition Group - Hibbah Osei-Kwasi

Editorial assistant
Liz Metham

Postgraduate student committee members and reviewers

Affra Al Shamsi

Affra is a PhD student at ScHARR. Her research topic is “Incorporating a Knowledge Management Paradigm into Healthcare: A Mixed Method Investigation of Knowledge Sharing in Cross-Professional Teams in Healthcare”. Affra is interested in interdisciplinarity, teamwork, knowledge sharing and public engagement. She is a current Doctoral Academy Intern, the postgraduate research representative for ScHARR’s Equality and Diversity Committee, co-representative for ScHARR International Students, and has recently received recognition as an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (AFHEA).

Loren De Freitas

Loren is a PhD student in Health Service Research Section, ScHARR. Her PhD topic focuses on analysing patient flow in an emergency department in Trinidad using a mixed methods approach. The aim is to develop a deeper understanding of where and why bottlenecks exist in the patient journey so that patient centered solutions can be implemented.