|The Research Officer has overall
responsibility for the co-ordination of research activities funded or otherwise
facilitated by SHASTD.
To facilitate co-ordination of research activities carried out by
SHASTD members, by compiling and maintaining a register of published and unpublished
In consultation with SHASTD Council, to commission the production of
a literature review listing all currently available published research documenting
relevant aspects of health advisers work.
In consultation with SHASTD Council, to assess the feasibility of
introducing bursary awards for SHASTD members research.
To take the lead in managing the administration of research
bursaries, if introduced.
To respond to individual members enquiries regarding support
available for research work.To encourage, and, where possible, facilitate the publication
of findings arising from members research work.
To attend SHASTD Council meetings and to present a report at each
|To forward information about research work to the newsletter and the website.