Tara Lamont leads the NIHR Dissemination Centre – she was appointed Director from October 2018, having helped to set up the Centre as Deputy Director over the last four years.
Tara has worked for over twenty years in health services research, audit and patient safety. She acted as scientific advisor to an NIHR research programme focused on health services delivery and set up a new national patient safety function to deliver evidence on clinical risks to practitioners. She is an editor for the NIHR Journals Library, member of the HSRUK Board and writes widely in a personal capacity on health services research topics, including recent BMJ Group blogs.
She tweets as @TaraJLamont