Professor Roma Maguire

Deputy Associate Principal

Computer and Information Sciences


Personal statement

Roma Maguire is a Professor of Digital Health and Care at the University of Strathclyde and Director of the Health and Care Futures initiative. She is also co-lead of the Health Technology Cluster and holds an Honorary Nurse Consultant post at NHS Lanarkshire.   She received an MBE in the 2024 New Years Honours list for her contributions to Health Care Research. Her research interests include Digital Health, Remote Patient Monitoring, Supportive Care, Predictive Modelling and Values Based Medicine.  She has significant experience in the co-design, development, evaluation and implementation of person-centred remote patient monitoring systems using patient reported outcome measures (PROMS) to optimise symptom management, promote adherence to medicines, support wellbeing and improve quality of life.  Her research spans several clinical specialities including cancer, dementia, cardiac and respiratory disease and palliative/end of life care.  She has led several multi-site supportive care and digital health studies in the UK and across Europe.

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Patients' and clinicians' perceptions of the clinical utility of predictive risk models for chemotherapy-related symptom management : qualitative exploration using focus groups and interviews
Miller Morven, McCann Lisa, Lewis Liane, Miaskowski Christine, Ream Emma, Darley Andrew, Harris Jenny, Kotronoulas Grigorios, Berg Geir V, Lubowitzki Simone, Armes Jo, Patiraki Elizabeth, Furlong Eileen, Fox Patricia, Gaiger Alexander, Cardone Antonella, Orr Dawn, Flowerday Adrian, Katsaragakis Stylianos, Skene Simon, Moore Margaret, McCrone Paul, De Souza Nicosha, Donnan Peter T, Maguire Roma
Journal of Medical Internet Research Vol 26, pp. e49309 (2024)
The experience of cancer-related cognitive impairment across common cancers : a qualitative systematic review protocol
Ibrar Maryam, Rai Harleen Kaur, Main Ashleigh, McCartney Haruno, Maguire Roma, Parra Rodriguez Mario Alfredo
JMIR Research Protocols Vol 13 (2024)
Relationship and attachment to digital health technology during cancer treatment
Darley Andrew, Furlong Eileen, Maguire Roma, McCann Lisa, Coughlan Barbara
Seminars in Oncology Nursing Vol 40 (2024)
Patients' experiences of digital health interventions for the self-management of chronic pain
Main Ashleigh, Muirhead Fiona, Rai Harleen, McCartney Haruno, Mavroeidi Alexandra, Maguire Roma
The UK Society for Behavioural Medicine (2024)
Patients' experiences of digital health interventions for the self-management of chronic pain : protocol for a systematic review and thematic synthesis
Main Ashleigh, McCartney Haruno, Ibrar Maryam, Rai Harleen Kaur, Muirhead Fiona, Mavroeidi Alexandra, Maguire Roma
JMIR Research Protocols Vol 13 (2024)
Professional-facing digital health solutions for the care of patients with chronic pain : protocol for a systematic scoping review
McCartney Haruno, Main Ashleigh, Ibrar Maryam, Rai Harleen Kaur, Weir Natalie McFadyen, Maguire Roma
JMIR Research Protocols Vol 13 (2024)

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Professional Activities

Health and Care Futures: thematic areas workshop
Rapid Cancer Diagnostic Services (RCDS) in Scotland
Management Science (Organisational unit)
Sensors (Journal)
Guest editor
Pathways for Improvement in Health Delivery
Invited speaker

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Personalised response monitoring in oncology: co-creating clincal trials in advanced breast cancer (PREMIO) (HORIZON-MISS-2023_CANCER)
Maguire, Roma (Principal Investigator) Lennon, Marilyn (Co-investigator) Miller, Morven (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2024 - 31-Jan-2029
Causal Counterfactual visualisation for human causal decision making – A case study in healthcare
Dong, Feng (Principal Investigator) Lennon, Marilyn (Co-investigator) Maguire, Roma (Co-investigator)
This project aims at a robust, fast paced proof-of-concept to unlock the potential of AI in biomedical and health research. It will apply the newly emerging generative AI technology to transform biomedical and health research by enabling virtual clinical trial emulation with synthetic data. The research outcome will address key limitations in both Randomised Controlled Trials (RCTs) and observational studies.
01-Jan-2023 - 31-Jan-2025
22/145 Systems Engineering Innovation hubs for Multiple longterm Conditions - Devlopment phase
Maier, Anja (Principal Investigator) Connolly, Patricia (Co-investigator) Gray, Louise (Co-investigator) Inns, Tom (Co-investigator) Kurdi, Amanj (Co-investigator) Maguire, Roma (Co-investigator) Mehnen, Jorn (Co-investigator) Michie, Craig (Co-investigator) Mueller, Tanja (Co-investigator) Picanco Rodrigues, Vinicius (Co-investigator) Tachtatzis, Christos (Co-investigator) Whitfield, Ian (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2023 - 31-Jan-2024
Mental Health Futures Collaborative
Cogan, Nicola (Principal Investigator) Parra Rodriguez, Mario (Principal Investigator) Fleming, Leanne (Principal Investigator) Quinn, Neil (Principal Investigator) Tse, Dwight (Principal Investigator) Knifton, Lee (Principal Investigator) McCann, Lisa (Principal Investigator) Maguire, Roma (Principal Investigator) Smith, Matthew (Principal Investigator) Graham, Christopher Darryl (Principal Investigator) Grealy, Madeleine (Principal Investigator) Stephen, Susan (Principal Investigator) Weir, Natalie Mcfadyen (Principal Investigator) Donnachie, Craig (Principal Investigator) Cameron, Julie (Principal Investigator) Kane, Tony (Co-investigator) Lakey, Trevor (Academic) Donovan, Kevin (Fellow)
This Engage with Strathclyde event is aimed at all those with an interest in mental health including people with lived experience, NHS and social care personnel and staff, occupational health and human resource management staff, student support services, university student and staff, academics, private and public sector and other personnel interested in mental health research and knowledge exchange.

12-Jan-2023 - 12-Jan-2023
AICE AI supported picture analysis in large bowel camera capsule endoscopy (Horizon-HLTH-2021-Disease-04)
Maguire, Roma (Principal Investigator) Barry, Sarah (Co-investigator) Kavanagh, Kimberley (Co-investigator) Lennon, Marilyn (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2022 - 31-Jan-2026
Virtual Clinical Trial Emulation with Generative AI Models
Dong, Feng (Principal Investigator) Maguire, Roma (Co-investigator)
31-Jan-2022 - 27-Jan-2023

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Professor Roma Maguire
Deputy Associate Principal
Computer and Information Sciences

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