Patient and Public Involvement and Communications Lead for the NIHR Sheffield Biomedical Research Centre
The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Sheffield Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) is a research partnership between the University of Sheffield and Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, dedicated to improving the treatment and care of people living with chronic neurological disorders. Formed through partnerships between England’s leading NHS organisations and universities, 20 NIHR Biomedical Research Centres conduct translational research to transform scientific breakthroughs into life-saving treatments for patients. Staffed by expert investigators and clinicians, NIHR BRCs are leaders in translating lab-based discoveries into new cutting edge treatments, technologies, diagnostics, and other interventions in clinical settings. We are the UK's only NIHR BRC dedicated to neurology research.