Dixon, Josie


Ms Josie Dixon  

Department

Position held

Personal Social Services Research Unit (PSSRU)

Research Fellow

Department of Social Policy

Research Fellow

Non LSE positions held

Department

Position held

Age UK Sutton

Trustee

Experience keywords:

dementia diagnosis and care; end of life; informal care; elder abuse and safeguarding; elder abuse and safeguarding.; service integration and coordination; dementia; social care; equality of access; end of life; informal care

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Josie conducts research on ageing and health and social care, with particular expertise in end of life and dementia.

Before joining PSSRU, she held the position of Research Director at the National Centre for Social Research, where she led on ageing and social care. Prior to this she worked as Principal Consultant, Improvement and Development Agency and as Senior Researcher, Audit Commission.

A mixed methods researcher, she has specialist skills in exploratory and qualitative research methods, which she has taught on a range of post-graduate and open courses. She also has expertise in service evaluation, value for money, economic modelling and other economic approaches, and in survey development and design.

Josie holds a BSc Economics and Government, LSE (First Class) and an MSc Social Research Methods, LSE (Distinction).

Countries and regions to which research relates:

UK, international

Languages:

Spanish [Spoken: Basic, Written: Basic]

Media experience:

Radio

Contact Points

Publications

LSE Research Online, Funnelback Search

2014

Dixon, Josie and Knapp, Martin and Wittenberg, M. and Comas-Herrera, R. (2014) MODEM – modelling costs and outcomes of dementia

Dixon, Josie and Ferdinand, Monique and D’Amico, Francesco and Knapp, Martin (2014) Screening for dementia: evidence on costs and benefits London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Dixon, Josie and Matosevic, Tihana and King, Derek and Knapp, Martin (2014) Advance care planning: what do we know about the economic case? London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Dixon, Josie and Winterbourne, Sophia and Lombard, Daniel and Watterson, Stephen and Trachtenberg, Marija and Knapp, Martin (2014) An analysis of the economic impacts of the British red cross support at home service PSSRU Discussion Paper, 2869. Personal Social Services Research Unit, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Dixon, Josie and Winterbourne, Sophia and Lombard, Daniel and Watters, Sarah and Trachtenberg, Marija and Knapp, Martin and Joy, Sarah and Corral, Susana and Nzegwu, Femi and McNulty, Alison (2014) An analysis of the economic impacts of the British red cross support at home service PSSRU Discussion Paper 2869, 2869. Personal Social Services Research Unit, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Bauer, Annette and Wistow, Gerald and Dixon, Josie and Knapp, Martin (2014) Investing in advocacy for parents with learning disabilities: what is the economic argument? British Journal of Learning Disabilities. 16-19. ISSN 1468-3156

Dixon, Josie (2014) Modem: comprehensive modelling Of costs & outcomes of interventions with dementia

Dixon, Josie and Ferdinand, Monique and D'Amico, Francesco and Knapp, Martin (2014) Exploring the cost-effectiveness of a one-off screen for dementia (for people aged 75 years in England and Wales) International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. ISSN 0885-6230

2013

Dixon, Josie and Strokes, G. (2013) Delivering a better way on dementia care

Bauer, Annette and Wistow, Gerald and Dixon, Josie and Knapp, Martin (2013) Investing in advocacy for parents with learning disabilities: an economic case? Social Work Matters (1 Jan 2013)

Dixon, Josie and McNaughton-Nicholls, Carol and d'Ardenne, Joanna and Doyle-Francis, Melanie and Manthorpe, Jill (2013) User involvement in designing a survey of people directly employing care and support workers Evidence and Policy: a Journal of Research, Debate and Practice, 9 (2). 267-278. ISSN 1744-2648

Dixon, Josie (2013) Delivering a better way on dementia care

Dixon, Josie and Biggs, Simon and Stevens, Martin and Manthorpe, Jill and Tinker, Anthea (2013) Defining the “perpetrator”: abuse, neglect and dignity in care Journal of Adult Protection, The, 15 (1). 5-14. ISSN 1466-8203

Dixon, Josie and Biggs, Simon and Stevens, Martin and Manthorpe, Jill and Tinker, Anthea (2013) Defining the “perpetrator”: abuse, neglect and dignity in care Journal of Adult Protection, The, 15 (1). 5-14. ISSN 1466-8203

Stevens, Martin and Biggs, Simon and Dixon, Josie and Tinker, Anthea and Manthorpe, Jill (2013) Interactional perspectives on the mistreatment of older and vulnerable people in long-term care settings The British Journal of Sociology, 64 (2). 267-286. ISSN 0007-1315

Stevens, Martin and Biggs, Simon and Dixon, Josie and Tinker, Anthea and Manthorpe, Jill (2013) Interactional perspectives on the mistreatment of older and vulnerable people in long-term care settings The British Journal of Sociology, 64 (2). 267-286. ISSN 0007-1315

2010

Dixon, Josie and Manthorpe, Jill and Biggs, Simon and Mowlam, Alice and Tennant, Rosalind and Tinker, Anthea and Mccreadie, Claudine (2010) Defining elder mistreatment: reflections on the United Kingdom study of abuse and neglect of older people Ageing and Society, 30 (03). 403-420. ISSN 0144-686X


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