Director for the NIHR Evaluation, Trials and Studies Coordinating Centre

Lynn Kerridge

Lynn Kerridge has been the Chief Executive Officer of the NIHR Evaluation, Trials and Studies Coordinating Centre (NETSCC) since it was established in April 2008. Lynn manages the identifying, prioritising, funding, delivery, publication, and dissemination of high-quality research and leads other NIHR initiatives to meet the needs of the public, patients and the health and care system.

Prior to that,  Lynn was the Executive Director of the NHS R&D National Coordinating Centre for Health Technology Assessment and has worked in the University of Southampton for over 20 years. Lynn did a science degree and has a MSc in health promotion and trained as a manager through British Telecommunications direct graduate entrant management scheme. Lynn has a particular interest in public health.