Research Fellow, responsible for obtaining funding, project management and data analysis.
Manager of the National Drug Data Analysis systems.
Dissertation tutor for the Master of Public Health Programme
Having graduated from the University of Manchester in 1989 I took employment with North West NHS spending seven years engaged in and managing a number of research and monitoring initiatives, focussed on the emerging harm reduction policies in relation to drug misuse.
Since 1996 I have been employed by the National Drug Evidence Centre (formally Drug Misuse Research Unit) engaged in research and monitoring activities in relation to local (North West) and national drug policies.
I was coordinator of the Home Office funded national Drug Treatment Outcomes Reseearch Project (DTORS)