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Congratulations to Lucy Yardley for being appointed a NIHR Senior Investigator

Prof. Lucy Yardley

23 February 2018

Congratulations to Lucy who has been appointed as a National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Senior Investigator.

NIHR Senior Investigators are among the most prominent and prestigious researchers funded by the NIHR and the most outstanding leaders of patient and people-based research within the NIHR Faculty.

Senior Investigators are appointed from NIHR Investigators through annual competitions informed by the advice of an international panel of experts. 

What do NIHR Senior Investigators do?

  • Provide research leadership to the NIHR Faculty, promoting clinical and applied research in health and social care
  • Help with planning and speaking at events
  • Host visiting fellows and mentor Trainees 
  • Constitute a network of experts, able to provide advice to the Department of Health's Chief Scientific Adviser 

Lucy joined the School of Experimental Psychology and Centre for Academic Primary care in February 2018

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