Hannah Bradwell

Hannah Bradwell

Digital Health Research Fellow

School of Nursing and Midwifery (Faculty of Health)

Digital Health Research Fellow - GOALD Project and EPIC Project

GOALD - Generating Older Active Lives Digitally
EPIC - eHealth Productivity and Innovation in Cornwall

PhD student in Applied Health

Investigating the use and impact of therapeutic robots for people living in care homes and with dementia

Supervisors: Professor Ray Jones, Dr Serge Thill, Dr Rhona Winnington


MSc Psychology - Manchester Metropolitan University - With Distinction

BA (Hons) Human Behavioural Studies - Plymouth University - 1st Class


April 2021 -

Digital asset archive of environmental models for use in navigational, virtual reality (VR) and immersive arts and health research. Veliz Reyes, A., Jones, R., Bradwell, H., Edwards, K., Daybell, J. and Maudlin, D. (PIHR Arts/Health Collaboration Fund - £3,923)

'Place and (Co-) Presence: Heritage, Oral History, Health and Digital Technologies' Daybell, J., Jones, R., Aoki, D., Maudlin, D., Butler, A., Edwards, K., Bradwell, H. and Nicholls, J. (PIHR Arts/Health Collaboration Fund - £4000)

Professional membership

Society for the study of artificial intelligence and simulated behaviour - 2021

Association for Computing Machinery - 2020

Key publications

Key publications are highlighted


Edwards KJ, Bradwell HL, Jones RB, Andrade J & Shawe JA 2021 'How do women with a history of gestational diabetes mellitus use mHealth during and after pregnancy? Qualitative exploration of women's views and experiences' Midwifery 98, 102995-102995 , DOI
Bradwell HL, Johnson CW, Lee J, Winnington R, Thill S & Jones RB 2020 'Microbial contamination and efficacy of disinfection procedures of companion robots in care homes' PLOS ONE 15, (8) e0237069-e0237069 , DOI Open access
Bradwell HL, Winnington R, Thill S & Jones RB 2020 'Ethical perceptions towards real-world use of companion robots with older people and people with dementia: survey opinions among younger adults' BMC Geriatrics 20, (1) , DOI Open access
Bradwell HL, Edwards KJ, Winnington R, Thill S & Jones RB 2019 'Companion robots for older people: importance of user-centred design demonstrated through observations and focus groups comparing preferences of older people and roboticists in South West England' BMJ Open 9, (9) , DOI Open access
Aguiar Noury G, Bradwell H, Thill S & Jones R 2019 'User-defined challenges and desiderata for robotics and autonomous systems in health and social care settings' Advanced Robotics 33, (7-8) 309-324 , DOI Open access
Bradwell HL, Baines RL, Edwards KRJ, Stevens SG, Atkinson K, Wilkinson E, Jones RB & Chatterjee A 'Exploring patient experiences of video consultations during Covid-19 in an outpatient care setting using routine feedback data from 955 contacts' , DOI
Conference Papers
Bradwell HL, Winnington R, Thill S & Jones RB 2020 'Longitudinal Diary Data' HRI '20: ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction ACM , DOI Open access