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Personal profile

Biography

Emily completed degrees in English Literature at the University of Cambridge and English Language at the University of Sheffield, followed by a brief stint in fashion merchandising. She completed her PhD at King's College London in 2013, exploring the narrated experiences of amputation and mastectomy.

She has worked on research projects exploring areas that include experiences of illness and embodied change, hospitalisation and healthcare, later life social care, autism, and bereavement.

External positions

Associate Researcher, Social Policy Research Unit, University of York

19 Oct 2018 → …

Research Expertise and Interests

  • Qualitative health research
  • Narrative methods
  • Experiences of health and illness
  • Disability
  • Amputation
  • Social care of older people
  • Sociology of health and illness
  • Embodiment

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Research Output

Choice and control in social care: Experiences of older self-funders in England

Baxter, K., Heavey, E. & Birks, Y., 5 Aug 2019, In : Social Policy and Administration. 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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  • 1 Citation (Scopus)

    Content Analysis of Patient Safety Incident Reports for Older Adult Patient Transfers, Handovers and Discharges: Do they Serve Organisations, Staff or Patients?

    Scott, J., Dawson, P., Heavey, E., De Brún, A., Buttery, A., Waring, J. & Flynn, D., 26 Nov 2019, In : Journal of Patient Safety. 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Financial advice for funding later life care: A scoping review of evidence from England

    Heavey, E., Baxter, K. & Birks, Y., 21 Feb 2019, In : Journal of Long-Term Care. p. 51-65 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Getting informed, getting prepared: First steps to finding care and support for older people

    Baxter, K., Heavey, E. & Birks, Y., 2019

    Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

    Open Access

    Implementing a survey for patients to provide safety experience feedback following a care transition: a feasibility study

    Scott, J., Heavey, E., Waring, J., De Brún, A. & Dawson, P., 30 Aug 2019, In : BMC Health Services Research. 19, 1, 15 p., 613.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Activities

    (Re)constructing the amputee body: Material, phantom, and narrative dimensions

    Emily Heavey (Speaker)
    17 Jan 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

    Patients’ conceptualizations of responsibility for healthcare: A typology

    Emily Heavey (Speaker), Justin Waring (Contributor to Paper or Presentation), Aoife De Brún (Contributor to Paper or Presentation), Pamela Dawson (Contributor to Paper or Presentation), Jason Scott (Contributor to Paper or Presentation)
    11 Sep 201913 Sep 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

    Adults’ experiences of the diagnostic assessment: what does it tell us about post diagnostic support?

    Bryony Beresford (Speaker), Suzanne Mukherjee (Contributor to Paper or Presentation), Emily Heavey (Contributor to Paper or Presentation)
    Sep 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

    Content Analysis of Patient Safety Incident Reports for Older Adult Patient Transfers, Handovers and Discharges: Do they Serve Organisations, Staff or Patients?

    Jason Scott (Speaker), Pamela Dawson (Speaker), Emily Heavey (Contributor to Paper or Presentation), Aoife De Brún (Contributor to Paper or Presentation), Andy Buttery (Contributor to Paper or Presentation), Justin Waring (Contributor to Paper or Presentation), Darren Flynn (Contributor to Paper or Presentation)
    2 Jul 20193 Jul 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

    Social Policy Research Unit, University of York (External organisation)

    Emily Heavey (Member)
    19 Oct 201831 Aug 2020

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of a working group