National Institute for Health Research Collaborations for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care West, Research Fellow (Patient and Public Involvement)
Rosemary has been involved in health research as a mental health service user for over 12 years, including user-led research. She is just completing a PhD at the University of the West of England (UWE) on public involvement in health research. She is a member of INVOLVE, the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) national advisory group on public involvement in health research; a service user advisor and co-applicant on the NIHR suicide prevention programme with the School for Social and Community Medicine at Bristol University, and a member of the Research and Development Committee of the local mental health NHS Trust. Rosemary conducted the scoping study in 2009-10 at UWE which led to the creation of People and Research West of England. She is the Research Fellow (Patient and Public Involvement) in the joint involvement team, and is linked to the CLAHRC West (Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care).