Michelle Winslow

Address: The Division of Nursing and Midwifery
Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health
University of Sheffield
Barber House Annexe
3a Clarkehouse Road
S10 2LA

Contact email:


 Roles within the OHS:
  • Trustee
  • Website Officer
  • Regional Network Representative
  • Accredited Trainer and Training Committee member
Current professional role:

University Teacher in Adult Palliative and End of Life Care,

Oral History Lead, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

University of Sheffield

Current projects:

Oral History Project, Macmillan Unit for Palliative Care, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield

Oral History Project, Ashgate Hospicecare, Chesterfield

Selected previous projects:

Oral History with People with Dementia. Pilot Project
Michelle Winslow, Sam Smith, Jane McKeown
Funder: Sheffield Hospitals Charity

Oral History and Bereavement Support
Michelle Winslow, Donal Gallagher
Funder: Macmillan Cancer Support
2015 (secondment)

Oral History Pilot Project
Michelle Winslow
Funder: Macmillan Cancer Support

How does providing an oral history at the end of life influence well-being of the individual and the bereaved?
Michelle Winslow, Sam Smith
Funder: Macmillan Cancer Support
2012- 2013

An Oral History and Archive Study of the Association for Palliative Medicine
Michelle Winslow, Bill Noble
Funder: The Social and Primary Care Oncology Research Group (SPORG)

Life stories in supportive and palliative care: Establishing an oral history service for patients
Dr Michelle Winslow, Dr Bill Noble
Funder: Friends of the Northern General Hospital

St Joseph’s Hospice Centenary History.
Michelle Winslow, David Clark
Funder: St Joseph’s Hospice

Hospice Narrative Study.
Michelle Winslow, Professor David Clark
Funder: Academic Palliative Medicine Unit, University of Sheffield.

Hospice History Project
David Clark, Neil Small, Michael Wright, Michelle Winslow, Nic Hughes
Funder: Wellcome Trust

War, resettlement, rooting and ageing: An oral history study of Polish émigrés in Britain.
Michelle Winslow. University of Sheffield
PhD. 2001


Oral history in palliative care
Oral history and health care
Palliative care and end of life issues