School of Nursing & Midwifery, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
Dr. Ryan is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Sheffield. A social scientist by background, Dr. Ryan has worked in the field of aging for nearly 20 years. He completed his PhD in 2003.
He is Chair of a palliative and supportive care Local Research Network Special Interest Group and is in the process of completing a five year National Institute for Health Research funded applied health research programme on stroke, which includes work around acute and palliative care.
Palliative care for the elderly with dementia and stroke; transitions to palliative care for the elderly; family caregiving.