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Dr Joanne Fisher

Job Title
Senior Research Fellow
WMS - Warwick Clinical Trials Unit
024 7657 2940
Research Interests

Joanne joined the Emergency Care group undertaking a systematic review designed to evaluate evidence for interventions aimed at reducing waiting time in and attendances at the emergency department. She is now working on research relating to social care and bereavement in emergency care and is project managing the national ambulance service guidelines project. Her main research interest is in Access to Emergency Care and Communication between Patients and Health Care Professionals.


Joanne studied psychology in the Department of Psychology here at Warwick. Since graduating Joanne has worked with the palliative care group and was involved in implementing and evaluating an innovative training programme for hospital consultants and exploring the training needs of Specialist Registrars.

Title Funder Award start Award end
Randomised controlled trial of doxycycline versus placebo in women presenting with chronic endometritis for the prevention of miscarriage National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Jun 2019 31 May 2023
NIHR HTA Induction of labour at 39 weeks for predicted macrosomia National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Jan 2018 30 Jun 2021
Research Capacity Funding for Researcher Support for the development of pilot trials for cancer patients University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust 01 Jun 2014 31 May 2017
Supplement for salary costs for Jo Fisher Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust 01 Apr 2014 31 May 2014
An Evaluation of the Advanced Clinical Practitioner Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust 01 Jan 2013 31 Dec 2013
End-of-Life Care Decision Support Tool for Ambulance Service: Simulated Testing West Midlands Strategic Health Authority 01 Mar 2013 31 Aug 2013
NIHR SDO: Patient Safety in Ambulance Services, (Revised bid) National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Apr 2011 31 Mar 2012
Systematic review of models of analysing significant harm (with Oxford) Department of Education and Science 01 Feb 2011 31 Jul 2011
JRCALC extension to contract and supplement Ambulance Service Association 01 Apr 2010 30 Jun 2011
Development of the UK Ambulance Service Clinical Practice Guidelines Ambulance Service Association 01 Jul 2007 31 Dec 2009
Nurse Led Social Intervention in Emergency Care. The Burdett Trust for Nursing 01 Sep 2006 31 Aug 2007
Skill Acquisition in Cardio-pulmonary Resuscitation. Comparison of Two Models Resuscitation Council (UK) 01 Nov 2005 31 Jul 2006
Skill Acquisition in Cardio-pulmonary Resuscitation. Comparison of Two Models Resuscitation Council (UK) 01 Nov 2005 31 Jul 2006
JRCALC: Development of Pre-hospital guidelines version 4.0 Ambulance Service Association 01 Sep 2004 01 Mar 2006