School of Health in Social Science

Thomas Monaghan

Living Well in Communities lead at Healthcare Improvement Scotland’s Improvement Hub (ihub)





Research Interests

  • Frailty
  • Palliative and end of life care
  • Anticipatory care planning
  • Identify people in the community at risk of unplanned acute admissions
  • Community-based preventative care models
  • Integration of health and social care


  • Improvement science
  • Understanding complex systems
  • Data linkage and analysis
  • Evidence into practice
  • Service redesign
  • Outcome-based evaluation

Research background/discipline

  • Quality improvement
  • Molecular Pharmacology

Other information

  • Leads national improvement support team that supports health and social care organisations across Scotland enable more people to live well at home or a homely setting.