Helena Lewis-Smith

Name: Helena Lewis-Smith
Country: United Kingdom
Degrees: MSc Health Psychology, BSc Applied Psychology
Current job title: PhD Researcher
Institution: Centre for Appearance Research, University of the West of England
Short autobiography:

I am in the second year of my PhD which aims to draw on and develop existing knowledge regarding the body image of adult women, in order to develop an intervention which promotes positive body image in women with breast cancer.

Participated in a STSM - read the report

Reason for joining: To share research experiences and develop collaborations, by meeting other researchers and practitioners with similar appearance interests
Current research interest in relation to the COST Action: Body image and eating disorder prevention, specifically regarding the development of body image interventions for women with breast cancer
COST Actions Outcomes:
E-mail: Helena.Lewis-Smith@uwe.ac.uk
Link to institution: www.uwe.ac.uk