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Academic Biography

Jen is a senior lecturer in optometry. She qualified as an optometrist in 2001 and has worked in both high street practices and in the hospital eye service.

Her PhD, completed in 2010, investigated the feasibility of screening for type 2 diabetes in optometry practices.

After completing her PhD, she worked at Durham University on a number of projects evaluating initiatives to improve the early detection of cancer in primary care.

She gained the PGCert in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education in 2010 and is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Durham University


Award Date: 2 Jul 2010

Master, University of Bradford


Award Date: 10 Dec 2004

Bachelor, Cardiff University


Award Date: 1 Jun 2000

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Research Output

ACE Wave 2 Patient Experience Survey

Howse, J. & Rubin, GP., 2018, Cancer Research UK. 43 p.

Research output: Book/ReportOther report

  • Implementation of the ACE programme, Wave 2 2017-18 Realist Evaluation

    Ablett-Spence, I., Howse, J. & Rubin, GP., 2018, Cancer Research UK.

    Research output: Book/ReportOther report

  • Open Access
  • Patient views of single number access to urgent care services

    Brown, S., Henderson, E., Howse, J. & Rubin, G., 2012, In : Family Practice. 29, p. 713-718

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Screening and identifying diabetes in optometric practice: a prospective study

    Howse, J., Jones, S. & Hungin, A. P. S., 2011, In : British Journal of General Practice. 61, p. e436-e442

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access