'Exploring the impact of domestic violence and abuse on the health and wellbeing of older women' with Julie McGarry

Forthcoming Event

03 December 2019, 5:00pm - 6:30pm

Lecture Theatre, Oxford Martin School
34 Broad Street (corner of Holywell and Catte Streets), Oxford, OX1 3BD


This seminar is part of the Oxford Institute of Population Ageing and George Institute series 'Older women's health'.

Julie McGarry
Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences, University of Nottingham

Julie is a nurse and Associate Professor in the School of Health Sciences with expertise and professional background in the field of adult and mental health nursing, safeguarding (adults and children), gender based violence and intimate partner violence/domestic violence and abuse with a focus towards survivors' experiences - the impact on health and wellbeing alongside the development of effective multi-agency (health/social care/criminal justice) responses. Julie has led on a number of externally funded research initiatives, working with international, national and local agencies in the UK in the development of safeguarding and domestic violence services for children and families and survivors of abuse. Julie also has a well-established background in participant led research exploring effective approaches to domestic violence identification and management through co-production of arts based narrative projects with survivors of female genital mutilation (FGM) and domestic violence and abuse (DVA).

More information at: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/healthsciences/people/julie.mcgarry