Dr Mamdooh Alzyood

PhD, MSc (IPC), BSc (Hons), PGCHE, FHEA

Lecturer in Public Health, Associate Consultant

Department of Psychology, Health and Professional Development

Mamdooh Alzyood

Role

Dr Mamdooh Alzyood specialises in infection prevention control practices with ten years of research experience in health and life sciences. He has an extensive range of experience in working with partners, particularly health colleagues.

He completed qualitative research projects and published literature review and method papers in peer-reviewed journals as part of his PhD programme at Oxford Brookes University. His PhD focused on exploring experiences from patients concerning prompting staff handwashing in the hospital setting.

Mamdooh is a fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA), hold a postgraduate certificate in teaching in higher education, researcher, author, and confident bilingual researcher and interviewer.  Mamdooh is a member of Insitute of Public Care (IPC), Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust (NHS), Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), British Infection Association (BIA), and Royal Microscopical Society (RMS).

Areas of expertise

  • Mixed-Method Research
  • Qualitative Data Collection and Analysis
  • Patient and Public Involvement
  • Statistical Methods for Data Analysis
  • Infection Prevention Control- Hand Hygiene Compliance
  • Basic and Advanced Database Searching
  • Integrative Reviews 
  • Focus Group Discussion, Individual and Virtual Interviews
  • Data Management: NVivo
  • University Virtual Systems: Moodle, Blackboard and Turnitin
  • Bilingual Researcher - Arabic & English

Teaching and supervision

Courses

Modules taught

  • Research Methods
  • Communicable Diseases and Public Health
  • Infection Prevention and Control
  • Health Promotion
  • Public Health Policy
  • Medical Biology
  • MSc dissertations

Supervision

  • MPH - MSc Public Health
  • MSc/PG Dip: Management in Health Care [Hong Kong]

Research

Dr Alzyood is a member of multiple research groups including:

  • Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust (NHS)
  • Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI)

His recent research projects includes:

  • Patients Involvement in Promoting Hand Hygiene Compliance among Nurses in the Hospital Setting
  • Focus Group data from countries with linguistic differences
  • An integrative review exploring the perceptions of patients and healthcare professionals towards patient involvement in promoting hand hygiene compliance in the hospital setting
  • Supervisory relationships: the experiences of international masters students

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Professional information

Memberships of professional bodies

  • Fellow Higher Education Academy (HEA)
  • Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust (NHS)
  • Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI)
  • Royal Microscopical Society (RMS)
  • British Infection Association (BIA)
  • The Healthcare Infection Society (HIS)
  • Social Research Association (SRA)
  • The UK Patients Association

Conferences

ORAL PRESENTATIONS

  • Alzyood, M., Jackson, D., Aveyard, H. and Brooke, J., (2019) Focus Group data from countries with linguistic differences: Developing Research Methods in your PhD studies (3rd-5th Sep 2019), Sheffield Hallam University, UK.
  • Alzyood, M., Jackson, D., Aveyard, H. and Brooke, J., (2017) Patients Involvement in Promoting Hand Hygiene Compliance among Nurses in the Hospital Setting. Postgraduate Research Symposium, Oxford Brookes University, January 2017, Oxford, UK.

POSTER PRESENTATIONS

  • Alzyood, M. Jackson D, Brooke, J, and Aveyard, H., (2018) An integrative review exploring the perceptions of patients and healthcare professionals towards patient involvement in promoting hand hygiene compliance in the hospital setting, 4th Biennial STTI European Conference, Cambridge UK, June 2018.
  • Alzyood, M. Jackson D, Brooke, J, and Aveyard, H., (2018) Methodological considerations, limitations and promises of using focus group data from two different countries. RCN International Nursing Research Conference and Exhibition 2018, University of Birmingham, Birmingham UK, 16-18 April 2018.
  • Alzyood, M. Jackson D, Brooke, J, and Aveyard, H., (2018) An integrative review exploring the perceptions of patients and healthcare professionals towards patient involvement in promoting hand hygiene compliance in the hospital setting, Postgraduate Research Symposium, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford UK, January 2018.

Consultancy