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I am Deputy Director of the PenCLAHRC, and in addition to involvement in a range of projects being carried out within PenCLAHRC, I have Executive responsibility for the PenCLAHRC Evidence Synthesis Team and the Peninsula Collaboration for Operational Research and Development (PenCHORD). Alongside my work at UoE, I am Chair of the Editorial Board for Health Technology Assessment a monograph series within the NIHR Journals Library and Vice Chair of one of NICE’s Technology Appraisals Committees. I graduated in medicine from University of Bristol in 1987, then trained and worked as a general practitioner in Australia and Hampshire before specialising in public health medicine in Southampton, where I subsequently became Deputy Director, NETSCC, HTA. In 1999 I began work as a Consultant in Public Health Medicine at North and East Devon Health Authority, then Director of Public Health for Mid Devon Primary Care Trust. I combined this NHS work with academic work at the University of Exeter as founding Director of the Peninsula Technology Assessment Group (PenTAG), becoming a full time academic at Exeter in 2003. I was appointed to a Chair in Public Health in 2007.
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University of Exeter
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Public Health, Health Technology Assessment, Evidence Synthesis, Health Services Research
15 September 2017
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Evaluation, was one of the authors to...
04 September 2017
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Engagement, Research Information and...
16 August 2017
A study into a new and more effective treatment for acute stroke in
Theme: Mental Health & Dementia
Systematic review evaluating the effectiveness and
cost-effectiveness of interventions aimed at improving the mental
Theme: Evidence for Policy and Practice
SWARM are developing a study looking at post-operative cognitive
dysfunction (POCD). In an initial...