Our Researchers

The NCPHWR brings together over 75 researchers from across Wales, the UK and around the world.


Name Role Email Address
Prof Davina Allen Provides a link with patient safety research groups. Also provides expertise in research focused on the organisation and delivery of health and social services Email Davina
Prof Nazar Amso Provides a link with the UK Collaborative Trial of Ovarian Cancer Screening (UKCTOCS) Email Nazar
Prof Steve Bain Provides a link with the Diabetes Research Unit Cymru Email Steve
Ms Amrita Bandyopadhyay NCPHWR Research Assistant, Swansea University (Children) Email Amrita
Prof Mark Bellis Provides a link with Public Health Wales' Development Directors Group Email Mark
Prof Damon Berridge Provides statistical expertise for grant development. He also leads on applied statistics Email Damon
Dr Julie Bishop Provides a link with Public Health Wales Maternity, Children & Families Team, as well as co-location and bid development with NCPHWR health improvement researchers Email Julie
Prof Christopher Bridle Provides a link with the Precision Health Research Unit Email Christopher
Prof Sinead Brophy NCPHWR Executive Board Member, Deputy Director & Health Informatics Thematic lead. She is also a member of the School Health Research Network (SHRN) partnership board Email Sinead
Prof John Chester Provides a link with the Wales Cancer Research Centre Email John
Prof Ernest Choy Executive Board Member - Industry Lead & Research lead for the "promotion and maintenance of health through an extended working life" priority theme Email Ernest
Ms Roxanne Cooksey NCPHWR Research Fellow, Swansea University (Adult research) Email Roxanne
Dr Alisha Davies NCPHWR Executive Board Member, Translation to policy lead & Lead for knowledge transfer across the priority themes Email Alisha
Dr Gwyneth Davies Asthma and Allergy research Email Gwyneth
Dr Jo Demmler Research Officer (Children) Email Jo