School of Health in Social Science

Prof Heather Wilkinson

The University of Edinburgh, School of Health in Social Science





Research Interests

  • Emotions, counselling and living with dementia
  • Participatory work
  • People with dementia creating impact
  • Dementia and design


  • Working with and including people with dementia in research
  • Qualitative Methodologies

Research background/discipline

  • Social geography, social policy

Other information

  • Knowledge exchange and impact – supporting people with dementia to influence policy and practice