Farhat completed her undergraduate degree in Psychology in 2011 at Leeds Trinity University. She then went on and completed a (MSc) at the University of Leeds in ‘Psychological Approaches to Health’; graduating in 2013.Through these degree programmes she has utilised various quantitative and qualitative research methods. Since graduating from her MSc, Farhat has spent time gaining clinical and research experience in the Older Peoples Service with Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation trust as well as York Hospital and the University of Leeds.
Farhat joined the Academic Unit for Ageing and Stroke Research as a Research Assistant in May 2015 and is currently working on the CARE75+ study as a Research Fellow.
Heaven A, Brown L, Young J, Teale E, Hawkins R, Spilsbury K, Mountain G, Young T, Goodwin V, Hanratty B, Chew-Graham C, Brundle C, Mahmood F, Jacob I, Daffu-O’Reilly A, Clegg A. Community ageing research 75+ study (CARE75+): an experimental ageing and frailty research cohort. BMJ Open 2019;9(3):e026744. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-026744