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Dr Bart Sheehan

Job Title
Associate Clinical Professor
Department
Warwick Medical School - Mental Health and Wellbeing
Phone
024 7657 4387
Research Interests

Care of older people in institutions, especially care homes and general hospital. Evaluation of complex interventions for dementia, including exercise and care home staff training. Methods of improving trials for people with dementia.

Biography

Bart studied medicine at Trinity College Dublin, graduating in 1991. He did his clinical training in psychiatry in Oxford and at the Maudsley Hospital. He spent three years as Lecturer in Old Age Psychiatry in Oxford, where he completed his MD research project, before taking up his current post in October 2002. He is a clinical academic, combining his teaching role (leading psychiatry course at WMS), research portfolio, and working as consultant Old Age psychiatrist for the Rugby sector of the local Trust.

Title Funder Award start Award end
Exercise in Dementia, DAPA The Human Tissue Authority (HTA) 01 Apr 2011 31 Mar 2017
Cluster randomised Controlled Trial of an OT Intervention for Residents with Stroke in UK Care Homes (OTCH) The Human Tissue Authority (HTA) 01 Sep 2009 31 Aug 2013
Dissemination Grant: Building stakeholder knowledge of how to improve dementia care in general hospitals. Alzheimers Society 01 Jun 2011 28 Feb 2012
HTA (OPERA) Older Peoples Exercise Invention in Residential and Nursing Accommodation National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Apr 2007 31 Mar 2011
Additional funding provided by Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust for Kate Mitchell Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust 01 Nov 2010 28 Feb 2011
What Happens to People with Dementia After Discharge from General Hospital? Alzheimers Society 01 Jan 2008 30 Sep 2010
DOMINO Trial-Donepezil and Memantine in Moderate to Severe Alzheimers Disease MRC 01 Sep 2007 30 Sep 2010
Donepezil and Memantine in Moderate to Severe Alzheimers Disease (DOMINO-AD) Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust 01 Jan 2009 31 Dec 2009
In-patient staff morale: a national investigation University College London 01 Nov 2006 31 Oct 2008
The Role of Networked Technology in Dementia Care Department of Health 01 Dec 2006 29 Feb 2008
The Role of Networked Technology in Dementia Care Department of Health 01 Dec 2005 28 Feb 2007
PEOPLE - Care Coventry Primary Care Trust 05 Jul 2005 04 Nov 2005
Designing to Oprimise Mental Health in Care Homes for Older People NHS Estates 01 Apr 2004 31 Mar 2005
Designing to Optimise Mental Health in Care Homes for Older People NHS Estates 01 Apr 2004 31 Mar 2005