Around 10 million people in the UK are aged 65 years old or over; people are living longer thanks to improvements to general health, diet awareness and preventative health care. Investing in and supporting research into this area increases the knowledge and skills required to provide compassionate, safe, timely and effective care to patients in a crucial stage of their lives.
The MOPRS department run a variety of research studies here in Portsmouth that many patients are often keen to be involved in. These studies cover condition areas such as:
With many more studies currently in set up - be sure to check this page again in the future for updates.
The research team:
Dr Kirthivasan - Lead Research Consultant for MOPRS
Dr Jarrett - Consultant
Dr Tandy- Consultant
Dr Siddegowda - Consultant
Tracey Dobson - Senior Research Nurse / Principal Investigator
Anne Suttling – Senior Research Nurse
Robyn Gentle - Specialist Research Nurse for Neuro Degenerative Diseases
Stacey Valentine – Specialist Research Nurse for Stroke
Kerry Dodsworth – Clinical Trials Assistant for Age and Ageing
For more information on any of the research happening in MOPRS, please feel free to contact the research team
02392 286 000 extension 4520
Or by email: