Olufikayo Bamidele

Dr Olufikayo Bamidele

Research Associate (Evidence Synthesis)

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Hull York Medical School

Qualifications

  • BSc
  • MSc (University of Bedfordshire)
  • PhD (Ulster University)

Recent outputs

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Journal Article

Life after prostate cancer: A systematic literature review and thematic synthesis of the post-treatment experiences of Black African and Black Caribbean men

Bamidele, O., McGarvey, H., Lagan, B., Ali, N., Chinegwundoh MBE, F., Parahoo, K., & McCaughan, E. (2018). Life after prostate cancer: A systematic literature review and thematic synthesis of the post-treatment experiences of Black African and Black Caribbean men. European Journal of Cancer Care, 27(1), e12784. https://doi.org/10.1111/ecc.12784

“Hard to reach, but not out of reach”: Barriers and facilitators to recruiting Black African and Black Caribbean men with prostate cancer and their partners into qualitative research

Bamidele, O. O., E. McGarvey, H., Lagan, B. M., Chinegwundoh, F., Ali, N., & McCaughan, E. (in press). “Hard to reach, but not out of reach”: Barriers and facilitators to recruiting Black African and Black Caribbean men with prostate cancer and their partners into qualitative research. European Journal of Cancer Care, 28(2), e12977. https://doi.org/10.1111/ecc.12977

“…It might not have occurred to my husband that this woman, his wife who is taking care of him has some emotional needs as well…”: the unheard voices of partners of Black African and Black Caribbean men with prostate cancer

Bamidele, O., Lagan, B. M., McGarvey, H., Wittmann, D., & McCaughan, E. (2019). “…It might not have occurred to my husband that this woman, his wife who is taking care of him has some emotional needs as well…”: the unheard voices of partners of Black African and Black Caribbean men with prostate cancer. Supportive care in cancer : official journal of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer, 27(3), 1089-1097. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00520-018-4398-4

“Man in the driving seat”: A grounded theory study of the psychosocial experiences of Black African and Black Caribbean men treated for prostate cancer and their partners

Bamidele, O., McGarvey, H., Lagan, B. M., Parahoo, K., Chinegwundoh MBE, F., & McCaughan, E. (2019). “Man in the driving seat”: A grounded theory study of the psychosocial experiences of Black African and Black Caribbean men treated for prostate cancer and their partners. Psycho-oncology, 28(8), 1712-1720. https://doi.org/10.1002/pon.5150

International palliative care research priorities: A systematic review

Hasson, F., Nicholson, E., Muldrew, D., Bamidele, O., Payne, S., & McIlfatrick, S. (2020). International palliative care research priorities: A systematic review. BMC Palliative Care, 19(1), https://doi.org/10.1186/s12904-020-0520-8

Research interests

Health inequalities, psychosocial aspects of cancer research, prostate cancer, Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) groups, qualitative research, systematic reviews and evidence synthesis

Awards and prizes

Runner up, PhD Researcher Impact Award

2019 - 2019

GRO -Ur- Network Travel Award

2018 - 2018

A travel award of £2000 for international research collaborations which involved knowledge exchange visits to the University of Michigan, Karmanos Cancer Institute and Wayne State University, Detroit Michigan. I was hosted by my collaborator, Dr Daniella Wittmann, Associate Professor of Urology, University of Michigan.

Membership/Fellowship of professional body

Associate Fellow, Higher Education Academy

2018 - 2019

Scholarship role

Vice Chancellor's Research Scholarship

2015 - 2019

Ulster University's Vice Chancellor's Research Scholarship which provided full funding and monthly stipends for the duration of my PhD.