Dr Susan Bowett
School Manager - NIHR School for Public Health Research (SPHR)
- Email: email@example.com
- Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 7194
- Address: Institute of Health & Society
William Leech Building M1.151
Newcastle upon Tyne
About NIHR SPHR
Established in April 2012, the NIHR School for Public Health Research (SPHR) is a partnership between 8 leading centres of academic public health research excellence. From 2017, the member centres are as follows: the Universities of Sheffield, Bristol, Cambridge, Imperial and University College London; The London School for Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); the LiLaC collaboration between the Universities of Liverpool and Lancaster and Fuse; The Centre for Translational Research in Public Health, a collaboration between Newcastle, Durham, Northumbria, Sunderland and Teesside Universities.With a total budget of £20 million over 5 years, the School aims to build the evidence base for effective public health practice by bringing together England’s leading public health research expertise in one virtual organisation.
Role & responsibilities
Susan works with the SPHR Director, Professor Ashley Adamson, to lead the strategic development and delivery of the NIHR funded School for Public Health Research to ensure the deliverables and objectives of the School are achieved.
2013-2017 Research Project Manager, Newcastle Clinical Trials Unit (Newcastle University)
2016-2017 Acting Operations Manager, Newcastle Clinical Trials Unit (Newcastle University)
2012-2013 Department Manager (two departments) - Perinatal Imaging & Health and Cardiovascular Imaging (King's College London)
2011-2012 Clinical Research Facilitator (Great Ormond Street Hospital NHS Foundation Trust/Institute of Child Health, UCL)
2008-2011 Grants Adviser (Wellcome Trust)
PhD Medical Sciences (Newcastle University)
BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science – Pharmacology (University of Aberdeen)
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- Harrison SA, Cheek TR, Thwaites DT. Retinoic acid-induced changes in amino acid transport in human SH-SY5Y neuroblastoma cells. In: Proceedings of the Physiological Society. 2006, University of Manchester.
- Harrison SA, McArdle HJ, Waters LH. Regulation of P2X7 purinergic receptor protein expression by iron status in trophoblast cells. In: Proceedings of The Physiological Society. 2004, University of Cambridge.