Natalie Richards is a Research Assistant working on a variety of quality improvement research projects. Her role includes conducting data analysis and literature reviews as well as working to support teams with their projects on a day-to-day basis.
Natalie holds a BSc in Natural Sciences from Lancaster University and an MSc in Health Psychology from the University of Nottingham. Before joining THIS Institute, Natalie was a Research Assistant within NHS Improvement where she evaluated quality improvement and transformational change programmes for health and social care staff.
Natalie’s research interests include health inequalities and improving patient safety. She is currently working on THIS Institute’s maternity safety projects.