Dr Sally Brown, LLB, MA, PhD
(email at email@example.com)
Sally joined Durham University in June 2009, after working at The York Management School, University of York, as a Research Fellow on a large SDO-funded project looking at Public-Private Partnerships and primary care. Prior to that, whilst at the University of Hull, she worked on several projects mainly concerning teenage sexual health, and contraceptive decision-making. She sits on the BSA Medical Sociology Group Committee, and is co-convenor of the recently established North East Regional Study Group for medical sociology. She is a Member Scholar of the International Institute for Qualitative Methodology, and a member of the South Tees Clinical Ethics Forum, based at James Cook Hospital, Middlesbrough.
Indicators of Esteem
- : Member of the editorial board, Sociological Research Online
Medicine, Pharmacy and Health, School of
- Centre for Medical Humanities
- Evaluation Research Development Unit (ERDU)
- Qualitative Health Research Group
- Brown, S (2013), Family influences on teenage pregnancy and parenting: the social context of becoming a young parent, British Sociological Association. London, UK.
- Shoveller, J & Brown, S (2012), Risk, resistance and the neo-liberal agenda: young people, health and wellbeing in the UK, Canada and Australia, British Sociological Association. Leeds, UK.
- Brown, S (2012), The influence of families and communities on teenage pregnancy and parenting: the social context of becoming a young parent, European Society for Health and Medical Sociology. Hannover, Germany.
- Brown, S (2011), “They think it’s all up to the girls” gender, risk and responsibility for contraception, BSA Medical Sociology Group. University of Chester.
- Brown, S. (2011), “They think it’s all up to the girls” gender, risk and responsibility for contraception, Society for Academic Primary Care. Bristol, England.
- Brown, S (2011), Decision-making processes, teenage pregnancy and teenage parenthood: the influence of multi-generation households, North American Primary Care Research Group. Banff, Canada.
- Brown, S. , Henderson, E. , Howse J. & Rubin, G. (2011), User views of single number access to urgent care, Society for Academic Primary Care. Bristol, England.
- Brown, S. (2009), "They think it's all up to the girls": Gender and responsibility for contraception, Qualitative Health Research Conference. Vancouver, Canada.
- Brown, S. & Guthrie, K. (2009), “It won’t happen to me": Factors underlying unintended conceptions in young women in Hull, Faculty of Sexual Health and Reproductive Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting,. Edinburgh, Scotland.
- Thornton Jones, H., Campion, P. & Brown, S. (2009), Hard to reach and hard to hear: determining the health and social needs of asylum seekers and refugees in Hull, UK, Designing for Quality: 26th International Conference, International Society for Quality in Health Care. Dublin, Ireland.
- Wood, M. & Brown, S. (2009), Lines of Flight: Everyday existence along England's backbone, 25th EGOS Colloquium (European Group for Organisation Studies). Barcelona, Spain.
- Brown, S, Mannion, R & Beck, M (2009), The Application of DICTION to Qualitative Content Research in Health Service Management, Advances in Qualitative Methodology. Vancouver, Canada.
- McMurray, R & Brown, S. (2009), The beauty of ideas, deep learning and student engagement, Annual Learning and Teaching Conference: Critical thinking and academic skills. University of York.
- Brown, S. (2008), "It won't happen to me": Factors underlying unintended conceptions in young women, British Sociological Association Medical Sociology Group Annual Conference. University of Brighton.
- Brown, S. (2008), Factors underlying unintended conceptions in young women in an area of high social deprivation in the UK, 14th International Qualitative Health Research Conference. University of Alberta, Banff, Canada.
- Fitzsimmons, DA., Beck, M., Toms, S., Brown, S., Mannion, R. & Lunt, N. (2008), UpLIFTIng PFI: does LIFT improve public-private procurement?, UK Systems Society International Conference. Oxford University..
- Fitsimmons, DA., Brown, S. & Beck, M. (2008), UpLIFTIng PFI: does LIFT improve risk management in public-private procurement?, Public Administration Committee Annual Conference 2008. University of York.
- Brown, S. (2002), Local Research In Men's Health and Establishing Local Networks in Men's Health, Wolds Research Network Annual Conference. Scunthorpe.
- Brown, S. (2001), Men, Lifestyle, and Health: What Do Men Think About Health and Behaviour?, National Men's and Boy's Health Conference. University of Western Sydney, Australia.
- Brown, S. (2001), Promoting Health to Men: What Can the UK Learn From the Australian Approach?, Wolds Research Network. Hull.
- Brown, S. (2001), Promoting Health To Men: What Does The Audience Think?, Medical Sociology Group conference. York.
- Brown, S. (2000), I'm Doing Alright For My Age: Male Perceptions of Health and the Lifecourse, Medical Sociology Group conference. York.
- Brown, S. (2000), What Makes Men Talk About Health?, International Qualitative Health Research conference. Banff, Alberta, Canada.
- Brown, S. (1999), Getting Back to Normal: Perceptions of Recovery after Heart Attack, Medical Sociology Group conference. York.
Departmental working papers
- Brown, SR & Thornton Jones, H (2008). What are the factors underlying unintended pregnancy in young women in Hull?. Postgraduate Medical Institute Working Paper, University of Hull
Journal papers: academic
- Brown, S (2013). Is counselling necessary? Making the decision to have an abortion. A qualitative interview study. European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health Care 18(1): 44-48.
- Brown, S., Shoveller, J., Chabot, C. & La Montagne, A. (2013). Risk, resistance and the neo-liberal agenda: young people, health and wellbeing in the UK, Canada and Australia. Health, Risk and Society
- Wood, M. & Brown, S. (2012). Film-based Creative Arts Enquiry: Qualitative Researchers as Auteurs. Qualitative Research Journal 12(1): 130 - 147.
- Brown, S, Henderson, EJ, Howse, J & Rubin, GP (2012). Patient views of single number access to urgent care services. Family Practice 29(6): 713-718.
- Brown, S. (2012). Young men, sexual health and responsibility for contraception: a qualitative pilot study. Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care 38(1): 44-47.
- Wood, M. & Brown, S. (2011). Lines of flight: everyday resistance along England’s backbone. Organization 18 (4): 517-539.
- Mannion R. Brown S. , Beck M. & Lunt N. (2011). Managing cultural diversity in healthcare partnerships: the case of LIFT. Journal of Health Organization and Management 25(6): 645-657.
- Brown, S. & Guthrie, K. (2010). Why don't teenagers use contraception? A qualitative interview study. The European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health Care 15(3): 197-204.
- Fitzsimmons, D, Brown, S & Beck, M (2009). Does the UK Local Finance Improvement Trust (LIFT) Initiative improve risk management in public-private procurement?. Journal of Risk and Governance 1(2): 137-156.
- Kane, R, Irving, G, Brown, S, Parkes, N, Walling, M & Killick, S (2009). Long-acting, reversible and permanent methods of contraception: insight into women's choice of method. Quality in Primary Care 17(2): 107-114.
- Richmond, SJ, Brown, SR, Campion, PD, Porter, AJL, Klaber Moffett, JA, Jackson, DA, Featherstone, VA & Taylor, AJ (2009). Therapeutic effects of magnetic and copper bracelets in osteoarthritis: A randomised placebo-controlled crossover trial. Complementary Therapies in Medicine 17 (5-6): 249-256.
- Fitzsimmons, D, Beck, M, Toms, S, Brown, S, Mannion, R & Lunt, N (2009). UpLIFTIng PFI: does LIFT improve public-private procurement?. Systemist 30(2): 117-136.
- Brown, SR (2001). What Makes Men Talk About Health?. Journal of Gender Studies 10(2): 187-195.
Journal papers: professional
- Brown S & Guthrie K (2011). Misconceptions, myths and reality: young women and contraception. Primary Care Women's Health Journal 3(1).
- Brown, S. (2011). Young Men, Contraception and Responsibility: Report of a Pilot Study. Report for Hull City Council.
- Beck, M, Toms, S, Mannion, R, Brown, S, Fitzsimmins, D, Lunt, N & Greener, L (2010). "The Role and Effectiveness of Public-Private Partnerships (NHS LIFT) in the Development of Enhanced Primary Care Services and Premises”; Report for the National Institute for Health Research Service Delivery and Organisation programme. London, NIHR Evaluation, Trials and Studies Coordinating Centre (NETSCC).
- Campion, P, Brown, SR & Thornton Jones, H (2009). After Wilberforce: an independent enquiry into the health and social needs of asylum seekers and refugees in Hull.
- 2011: British Academy Small Grant