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Title: Dr.
First Name: Nicola
Surname: Torrance
Position: Senior Research Fellow
Telephone: +44 (0) 1224 262616

Nicola has recently joined the School of Nursing and Midwifery as a Senior Research Fellow. She is experienced in a range of quantitative methods and previous research has focused on the epidemiology of chronic and neuropathic pain, health related quality of life, prescribing and data linkage studies.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Developing research activity in conjunction with academic and clinical staff based within the School.
  • Masters and PhD research supervision.

Academic Background

  • BN, RGN, RM
  • Master of Public Health
  • PhD (Pubic Health)

Research Interests

  • Chronic pain and neuropathic pain: epidemiology, primary care management and prescribing, older adults
  • Health Related Quality of Life
  • Trends in prescribing of opioids and gabapentinoids
  • Data linkage studies