Miss Bethany Anthony

Research Project Support Officer

Bethany Fern Anthony has a 1st Class BSc (Hons) in Sport, Health and Physical Education and an MSc (with Distinction) in Exercise Rehabilitation. During her MSc, funded by a Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarships (KESS), she assessed aerobic fitness and cardiovascular risk among older patients with rheumatoid arthritis. She is now undertaking her PhD in Health Sciences and exploring role substitution in primary care, funded by Health and Care Research Wales. Her PhD is exploring the provision of general medical services by non-medical health professionals such as advanced nurse practitioners, pharmacists and physiotherapists in primary care. Bethany was also a co-author on the Living Well for Longer CHEME report for Public Health Wales.