Dr. Lisa Mellon

Dr. Lisa Mellon is a health psychologist, and has been a lecturer in RCSI since 2014. She has held postdoctoral research positions on projects assessing the quality of care for smoking cessation services in Irish hospitals, and with the ASPIRE-S Study (Action on Secondary Prevention Interventions and Rehabilitation in Stroke). Lisa has a BA in Psychology and an MSc in Health Psychology, both from NUI, Galway. Prior to commencing her PhD on the HRB PhD Scholars Programme in Health Services Research in RCSI, she worked in frontline hospital departments, and in the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine in Monash University, Melbourne. She is currently a HRB Cochrane Fellow for a Cochrane Review entitled ‘Interventions for improving medication adherence in solid organ transplant recipients’.