OUR RESEARCH TEAM

The Unit is led by Professor Anne Forster, Professor of Stroke Rehabilitation, University of Leeds. Staff working in the Unit comprise of two Clinical Senior Lecturers in Elderly Care Medicine, a Reader in Social Gerontology, an Associate Professor in Stroke Care and over 30 contracted research staff.

Professor Anne Forster

Professor of Stroke Rehabilitation; Head of Academic Unit, University of Leeds; NIHR Senior Investigator; NIHR Academic Training Advocate

Professor John Young

Emeritus Professor in Elderly Care Medicine

Dr Elizabeth Teale

Clinical Senior Lecturer in Geriatric Medicine

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Professor Andrew Clegg

Chair of Geriatric Medicine

Dr David Clarke

Associate Professor in Stroke Care

Ms Mary Godfrey

Reader in Health and Social Care

Dr John Green

Research Programme Manager

Mrs Caroline Brundle

Elderly Care Researcher

Mrs Farhat Mahmood

Elderly Care Researcher

Dr Tom Crocker

Senior Research Fellow

Ms Louisa Burton

Research Fellow / PhD Student

Dr Jane Smith

Research Fellow

Ms Anne Heaven

Research Programme Manager

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Dr Rebecca Hawkins

Research Fellow & Lecturer

Dr Seline Ozer

Trial Manager

Ms Sadia Ahmed

Research Fellow

Mr Ismail Patel

Elderly Care Researcher

Dr Rekesh Corepal

Research Fellow

Dr Oliver Todd

Clinical Research Fellow

Mr Matthew Prescott

Trial Manager

Dr Alan Wright

Research Fellow

Mrs Alison Ellwood

Elderly Care Researcher

Mr Ikhlaq Jacob

Elderly Care Researcher

Mrs Lubena Mirza

Elderly Care Researcher

Miss Jennifer Airlie

Research Fellow / PhD Student

Ms Liz Graham

Trial Manager

Dr Lesley Brown

Senior Research Fellow

Dr Jessica Hall

Research Fellow

Dr Jennifer Hall

Senior Research Fellow

Dr Faye Wray

Research Fellow

Dr Friederike Ziegler

Senior Research Fellow

Mr Saim Mahmood

Research Database Manager

Ms Natalie Lam

Research Assistant

Dr Kristian Hudson

Research Fellow

Ms Nicola Harrison

Elderly Care Researcher

Mr Chung Fu

Research Manager

Ms Deborah King

Office Manager

Dr Matthew Hale

NIHR Academic Clinical Fellow & Specialty Registrar in Elderly Medicine

Miss Sarah Hallas

Elderly Care Researcher