Dr. Liz Glidewell
Is a Lecturer of Primary Care at the Institute of Health Sciences in inner-cite Leeds, UK.
Her field of work, implementation research, aims to inform policy decisions about how best to use resources to improve the uptake of evidence-based practice to benefit patients. She has specialist knowledge of Psychological and Sociological theories of behaviour change. She develops and evaluates interventions to change professional and patient behaviour. She contributes to both the empirical and theoretical evidence base to optimise implementation research (e.g. establishing the evidence base for implementation interventions (systematic reviews, narrative reviews and scoping reviews); optimising the selection and content of intervention components; and evaluating such interventions in the UK National Health Service using cluster randomised trials and parallel process evaluations). She is an Associate Editor of the open access journal, Implementation Science.