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Dr Antonia Rich
Room GF/664
Royal Free Hospital
Hampstead
London
UK
NW3 2PF
Tel: 0203 108 7597
Appointment
  • Lecturer in Medical Education
  • UCL Medical School
  • Faculty of Medical Sciences
Biography

I am a Health Psychologist with a B.Sc. Psychology (First Class Honours) from Aston University, M.Sc. Health Psychology (Distinction) from UCL and Professional Doctorate in Health Psychology from City University. I am a Registered Health Psychologist with the Health and Care Professions Council.


I am a Lecturer in Medical Education in the Research Department of Medical Education (RDME) at UCL Medical School. I am involved in research on a variety of topics including doctors’ and medical students’ well-being, evaluation of medical education programmes, attrition in post-graduate medical training and differential attainment.

I qualified as a Health Psychologist in 2009 and worked for several years in Public Health within the NHS, on a number of health promotion priorities including childhood obesity, sexual health and smoking cessation. I then moved to Australia, where I worked at the Sax Institute, a not-for-profit organisation which promotes the use of research evidence in health policy. I subsequently worked for Atlantis Healthcare Australia developing health behaviour change interventions. 


I am joint Admission Tutor for Post-Graduate Research within RDME and I am a member of the Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Committee at UCL Medical School.

Research Groups
Research Themes
Research Summary

I have research interests in a broad range of topics including:

Medical education, particularly doctors and medical students well-being 

Behaviour change interventions

Health behaviours including obesity, smoking cessation, sexual health, treatment adherence

Self-management in long-term conditions

I enjoy mixed methods research and have experience in qualitative (e.g., interpretative phenomenological analysis, thematic analysis) and quantitative methods.

Teaching Summary

I have taught on a variety of topics at undergraduate and postgraduate level for Universities in the UK and Australia, on a range of subjects including health inequalities, biopsychosocial model of health, health psychology theoretical models of behaviour, obesity, smoking cessation, sexual health, self-management of long-term health conditions, treatment adherence and behaviour change interventions.

Academic Background
2019 FHEA ATQ03 - Recognised by the HEA as a Fellow – Teaching and Learning in Higher Education University College London
2009 DPSYCH Doctorate in Health Psychology – Health Psychology City, University of London
2003 MSc Master of Science – Health Psychology University College London/King's College London
2000 BSc Hons Bachelor of Science – Psychology Aston University
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