Rose McCabe

Rose McCabe is Professor of Clinical Communication at City, University of London. Her research focuses on how meaning and shared understanding is negotiated between healthcare professionals and the people they treat. She records professional-patient encounters and uses conversation analysis to identify how meaning is socially produced.   She also works on translating these findings into novel interventions to improve communication and patient experience and outcomes in mental healthcare. Rose uses patient and public involvement approaches in her work, including involving young people in research on crisis support in A&E and self-harm. She joins McPin committed to mental health research for professional and personal reasons.