Usha Boolaky

Usha Boolaky is the Assistant Director for Research at The Health Foundation, where she leads on the development and delivery of their major externally funded research programmes and evaluations.

Prior to joining the Health Foundation, Usha was at the Institute of Public Care where she led a range of programmes analysing, evaluating and supporting the implementation of policy into practice on behalf of the Department of Health, Department of Education, and the Welsh Government. During her time there, she also led on a range of improvement programmes at the health and social care interface, particularly focusing on care pathways for older people, mental health and learning disabilities. Usha has also worked for the Science and Technology Research Council, and for an independent research and evaluation consultancy.

She tweets as @UBoolaky