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Professor Miriam Santer

Professor Miriam Santer

Professor of Primary Care Research

Research interests

  • Self-management of long-term conditions
  • Primary Care Dermatology - particularly eczema and acne
  • Mixed methods 

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Accepting applications from PhD students.

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Address: Aldermoor Health Centre, Aldermoor Close, Lorsdwood, SO16 5ST (View in Google Maps)


Miriam Santer is a GP at Denmark Road Medical Centre in Bournemouth and a Professor of Primary Care Research in the Faculty of Medicine.

Her research focus is on supporting self-management for long-term conditions, including programmes of research on eczema and acne.

Professor Santer co-leads NIHR HTA-funded SAFA (Spironolactone for Adult Female Acne), which is a randomised trial of spironolactone vs placebo for the treatment of acne in women. 

Other research interests include NIHR HTA-funded BEE trial (Best Emollient for Eczema), TIGER (Trial of Eczema allergy Screening Tests) and COAT (cellulitis) trials.

Please visit the Primary Care Research Centre website to view our research themes and projects.

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