Head of Patient and Public Involvement and Engagement
Joann is Head of Patient and Public Involvement and Engagement (PPI/E) at THIS Institute.
She is responsible for leading PPI/E strategy and the implementation of activities to support the involvement of NHS staff, patients and the public in the Institute’s work.
Joann has a wealth of experience in PPI/E. Prior to joining THIS Institute she worked for the NIHR Cambridge Biomedical Research Centre. Her background is in communications and editorial work in academic and health sectors. She has a BSc (Hons) in Chemistry from the University of Glasgow and a Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing.