Naomi Fulop

Naomi Fulop is Professor of Health Care Organisation & Management in the Department for Applied Health Research, University College London and Visiting Professor at King’s College London.

Prior to this, Naomi was Professor of Health Policy at King’s College London (2005-2012) and Director of the King’s Centre for Patient Safety and Service Quality Research. From 1994 to 2005 Naomi was at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, latterly as Senior Lecturer, and Director of the Centre which ran the then NHS Service Delivery and Organisation R&D programme, commissioning research on the organisation and management of healthcare.

Naomi’s research interests are in at the interface between health policy and service delivery, management and organisation of health care. This has included a focus on relationships between and configurations of health care organisations (e.g. horizontal and vertical integration), change management, governance, and quality and safety. Naomi also has a keen interest in the relationship between research and policy/practice.

Her research has been funded by NIHR, Department of Health, the ESRC, and the EU. Findings from these studies have been published in high impact, peer reviewed journals and widely disseminated through both academic and policy/practitioner conferences, as well as in articles in professional and policy journals.