Research team

Our research team manage research grants and run commissions for academics, think tanks, front line staff and clinicians to underpin and inform the Foundation's work

If you'd like to get in contact, please email the Research team, or call us on 020 7257 8000.

Amanda Watt

Amanda Watt joined the Health Foundation in April 2017 as Research Manager.

Darshan Patel

Darshan Patel joined the Health Foundation in March 2011 as a Research Manager. He became Senior Research Manager in January 2017.

Diane Redfern-Tofts

Diane Redfern-Tofts joined the Health Foundation in May 2017 as Assistant Research Manager.

Laura Harper

Laura joined the Health Foundation in July 2015 as Research Manager.

Liz Cairncross

Liz joined the Health Foundation in December 2016 as a Research Manager.

Ruth McConkey

Ruth McConkey joined the Health Foundation in April 2017 as a Research Officer. She has been working in her current role as an Assistant Research Manager since April 2018.

Shaun Leamon

Shaun joined the Health Foundation as a Research Manager in April 2015.

Usha Boolaky

Usha joined the Foundation as Senior Research Manager for Improving Service Delivery in 2017.  She has been working in her current role as Assistant Director for Research since January 2018.

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