Dr Alison Alborz - personal details
Role: Senior Lecturer
Tel: 0161 275-3342
Ellen Wilkinson Building-A6.17
School of Environment, Education and Development
The University of Manchester
Alison has worked in field of the learning disabilities for 18 years. She was initially based at the Hester Adrian Research Centre, where her work included the epidemiology of 'challenging behaviour'; the needs of informal carers; and the development of children with Down's syndrome. Between 2000 and 2005 she was based at the National Primary Care R&D Centre where her work concentrated on issues of access to mainstream healthcare for people with learning disabilities. She took up her post with the Educational Support and Inclusion teaching group at the School of Education in August 2005.