The Strategy Unit

Specialists in complex change and transformation

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Evidence Analysis Team provides high quality reviews of research-derived and practice-based evidence to support decision making and service transformation. The team prepares concise summaries and in-depth reviews, based on comprehensive searches and sound critical appraisal. In addition to specifically-commissioned bespoke reviews, the team conducts a series of methods reviews on topical themes relating to healthcare (such as outcomes-based commissioning and personal health budgets) and the Evidence Insights bulletin highlighting important new evidence for commissioners.

Alison Turner - Head of Evidence Analysis

Alison leads the Evidence Analysis Team and is particularly interested in developing tools, such as "living" evidence reviews to integrate evidence into decision making and continuous learning throughout change programmes. She recently co-presented posters on evidence-informed commissioning ...

Shiona Aldridge - Evidence Analyst

Shiona has a strong background in information and statistical analysis in healthcare, and is particularly interested in making the evidence base accessible and practically useful in improving healthcare.  Shiona leads the production of Evidence Insights, a monthly bulletin ...

Sharon Stevens - Evidence Analyst

Sharon undertakes specifically-commissioned evidence reviews to support decision making, as well as carrying out methods reviews on topical themes. Recent projects include an evidence review on excellence in general practice to inform co-commissioning and Primary Care Federations and a ...

Peter Spilsbury - Director of Strategy Unit

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Peter is a nationally recognised expert in the use of economic thinking.

Midlands and Lancashire CSU
Kingston House
438-450 High Street
West Midlands
B70 9LD

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Tel: 07971 412240
E-Mail: strategy.unit@nhs.net

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