With a background in nursing and health visiting, Jenny is a Professor of Applied Health Research and Director of the Integrated Care Research Unit. She has a special interest in care for older people and her research has led to service change.
Jenny has been a successful recipient of research funding awards from a number of local and national bodies. She has been involved in European research for more than a decade and has achieved funding for multi-partner research on long-term care of older people and palliative care.
Jenny is a reviewer for numerous research funding bodies and journals. She is co-author of two books on integrated care for older people and has several publications.