I am interested in concussion education and management. I am also interested in the long-term effects of concussion on executive functions and ageing.
I was awarded a Principal's Career Development Scholarship and Edinburgh Global Research Scholarship to carry out my PhD research.
Project title: Concussion in motor sport: Exploring experts' perceptions, knowledge and attitudes
Supervisors: Dr Tony Turner, Hugh Richards, Prof Peter Hutchinson (External Advisor, University of Cambridge)
Symons, D. K., Adams, S., & Smith, K. H. (2015). Adult attachment style and caregiver attitudes after raising a virtual child. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 0265407515616710.
Adams, S., & Richards, H. (2015). The "invisible" injury: Concussion in motor sport, Edinburgh, December 2015
Adams, S. (2016). "Concussion first aid workshop", with year 4 PE students, Edinburgh, October 2016