Mike Batley, Deputy Director - Research Programmes

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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.