Laura Wilde

MSc, BSc

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    I am a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Centre for Intelligent Healthcare (CIH) at Coventry University. I have recently completed my PhD in CIH. I have a background in health and psychology.

    My current research project is exploring how wearables can be used for the self-management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).

    Research Interests

    My research interests include chronic health conditions, respiratory disease, COPD, behaviour change, physical activity, and wearable technology. 

    I am interested in qualitative research, with experience in thematic synthesis, reflexive thematic analysis, and Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis (IPA).

    PhD Project

    My PhD research explored the experiences of people with COPD using activity monitors and healthcare practitioners' perspectives of their application within healthcare. This included conducting a scoping review, an interpretative phenomenological analysis (IPA) study with people with COPD, and a thematic analysis study with healthcare practitioners.

    Education/Academic qualification

    MSc, University of Southampton

    Sep 2014Sep 2015

    Award Date: 16 Nov 2015

    Degree, University of Winchester

    Sep 2011Jun 2014

    Award Date: 19 Jun 2014

    External positions

    Research Associate, University of Leicester

    1 Jun 202131 Mar 2022

    Research Assistant, Zipabout

    31 Oct 202030 May 2021

    Senior Research Assistant, University of Southampton

    Jul 2015Dec 2016


    • BF Psychology
    • Health
    • Technology
    • Physical Activity
    • Exercise
    • Behaviour change
    • chronic disease
    • eHealth
    • mHealth
    • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
    • Qualitative research
    • Respiratory
    • wearables
    • Self-management


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