Close

Search

Loading...

Sheila Payne

Emeritus Professor, International Observatory on End of Life Care, Lancaster University, UK

Sheila Payne is a health psychologist with a background in nursing. She holds an emeritus chair at the International Observatory on End of Life Care at Lancaster University. She is a visiting professor at the University of Ulster. During her career, she established and managed three research groups; firstly the Health Research Group at the University of Southampton (1996-2000), secondly the Palliative and End of Life Care Research Group, University of Sheffield (2003-2006) and latterly the International Observatory on End of Life Care, Lancaster University (2009-2014). Sheila was the president of the European Association of Palliative Care (2011-2015) and has a long track record in palliative care research and scholarship. Her research focuses on palliative and end of life care for older people. She currently holds two European Commission Framework 7 program funded major international grants and has supervised over 35 Ph.D. students. She has published widely in academic and professional journals and published 13 books, with another book in preparation.

 

go back