Prof. Morag Farquhar
Senior Lecturer in Nursing Sciences (Adult)
Supportive, palliative and end of life care; informal carers; older people; interventions to enable person-centred care
Dr Morag Farquhar has worked in health services research for over 30 years, predominantly in palliative and supportive care. She has worked for health authorities in London, and within the universities of London, Manchester, Cambridge and East Anglia (UEA). An early graduate nurse by background (King’s College London), she holds a Masters in Medical Sociology and PhD (University of London) on the definition and measurement of quality of life in older people. Research interests include breathlessness in advanced disease, palliative care, informal carers, older people, and methodology – particularly the development and testing of interventions and mixed methods.