Mike Batley, Deputy Director - Research Programmes
Mike is accountable for the NIHR Programmes, including the:
- Policy Research Programme
- Global Health Research Programme
- NIHR translational and applied research programmes including HTA, HS&DR, EME, PHR, i4i, RfPB, PGfAR
- NIHR Schools for Public Health, Primary Care and Social Care
- Research Design Service
In addition to his NIHR-facing accountabilities, Mike is part of the Department of Health and Social Care analytical team leadership.
Mike has held a number of policy, strategy and delivery roles within DHSC and other Government Departments. Prior to his time in the civil service, Mike undertook research in medical statistics and quantitative genetics.