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Senior leadership team

Our senior leadership team oversees the running of the NIHR CLAHRC Greater Manchester and leads our research and implementation activities.

Prof Ruth Boaden Director
Prof Karen Luker Deputy Director
Cathie Stokes Corporate Services Manager
Joanne Thomas Engagement and Networks Manager
Sue Wood Operations and Projects Manager
Dr Tom Blakeman Programme Lead: Kidney health
Dr Audrey Bowen Programme Lead: Stroke
Prof Michael Bresnen Programme Lead: Exploiting technologies
Dr Kath Checkland Joint Programme Lead: Organising healthcare
Prof Dame Nicky Cullum Programme Lead: Wound care
Prof Gunn Grande Programme Lead: End-of-life
Prof Damian Hodgson Joint Programme Lead: Organising healthcare
Prof Ruth McDonald Programme Lead: Learning and evaluation