Reader in Patient Experience and Public Involvement
Dr Julia Jones is Reader in Patient Experience and Public Involvement in the Centre for Research in Public Health and Community Care (CRIPACC) in the School of Health and Social Work at the University of Hertfordshire. Julia leads the Patient Experience and Public Involvement research unit in CRIPACC and chairs the Public Involvement in Research group (PIRg) and the Service User and Carer Core Group (SUPI) which co-ordinates user and carer involvement across the School of Health and Social Work. Julia is a health geographer by background and has worked primarily in the field of mental health research for twenty years in the UK and Italy. Her research interests include: Service user and carer involvement in health and social care research; the physical health of people with mental health problems; and the mental health of children and young people.