UEA Hydrate Group

The UEA Hydrate Group has undertaken a range of research projects aiming to support hydration care for older people living in care homes.


The core group consists of:

Dr Lee Hooper  - MED

Dr Diane Bunn - HSC

Dr Oluseyi (Florence) Jimoh - HSC/MED

Ms Ellice Parkinson - HSC

In addition, we work collaboratively with other colleagues in MED and HSC as well as with local health professionals, care home staff and residents and we also have a PhD student working with us.

Ellice is currently working on a number of projects, which are detailed on her project page


The National Institute of Health Research

The Dunhill Medical Trust

The UEA Impact Fund

NIHR Applied Research Collaboration – East of England



Page header image provided courtesy of the Age-positive image library from the Centre for Ageing Better (ageing-better.org.uk).