Professor Ronan O’Carroll, Core Partner for Behaviour Change

Professor Ronan O’Carroll, Core Partner for Behaviour Change

Professor Ronan O'Carroll is Professor of Psychology at the University of Stirling. He is Past President of the UK Society for Behavioural Medicine and is a registered Health and Clinical Psychologist.

He is particularly interested in health behaviour change and the role that emotions play in our decision-making. His current research focuses on three main programmes of work; 1) understanding and overcoming barriers to registering as an organ donor, 2) improving adherence to medication and medical advice, and 3) understanding and overcoming barriers to cancer screening uptake.