Maternal and Child Health
Education and Practice
Dr Marsh's work explores the experiences of becoming a father of a young child with a learning disability, providing a better insight into gendered experiences of parenting and caring.
The objective of this research is to generate new thinking on men’s roles as fathers of young children with learning disabilities as fathers, as parents and as carers.
Other interests are in the management of constipation and more broadly in the improvement of health and well-being among people with learning disabilities.
Dr Marsh is open to PhD applications in the fields of:
Health and wellbeing of people with learning disabilities
Intellectual disability nursing
Fathers’ and families' experiences of children with intellectual disabilities
All methodological approaches welcome.Make a PhD enquiry
PUBLIC OUTREACH AND KEY ACHIEVEMENTS
MSc Title: Improving the experience of the transition from hospital to home for parents of children with complex health needs: a systematic review'
Name: Ms Sophie Ronan
Years of Study: 2017/18