Professor Carrie Llewellyn is Chair of the South East and Central Regional Advisory Committee for the NIHR Research for Patient Benefit Programme.
Carrie is a behavioural scientist, a Chartered Psychologist and Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society (BPS) working in the Department of Primary Care and Public Health at Brighton & Sussex Medical School.
Carrie has taught undergraduate medical students since 2002 and has nearly twenty years’ expertise in applied, patient orientated research across a range of research designs and analysis: both quantitative (interventional RCTs, cluster RCTs, prospective cohort studies, discrete choice experiments) and qualitative methods and has research interests in the field of sexual health and HIV, and cancer.
Carrie sits on the management board for the Centre for Transforming Sexuality and Gender at the University of Brighton and the Centre for Cultures of Reproduction, Technologies and Health (CORTH) at University of Sussex. She has previously been a member of the BPS’s Research Board.
She is lead editor of the new edition of the Cambridge Handbook of Psychology, Health and Medicine to be published in 2019.