Dr Elizabeth Ginn, Consultant in Respiratory and General Medicine has been awarded a £24,000 grant to:
- to explore whether singing is a useful way of supporting people living in Torbay & South Devon to self manage aspects of their COPD and associated social isolation
- to investigate whether a model of bespoke respiratory community choirs provides a useful service to the community
Dr Ginn’s research is linked to the Torbay and South Devon’s care model which focuses on better self management & improved well being. The project is due to start in October 2016. Contact Dr Ginn for more information about th eproject.