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Dr Amy Grove

Job Title
Professor
Department
WMS - Health Sciences
Phone
+44(0)24 76574046
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Research Interests

Health services research Health technology assessment and evidence synthesis Evidence-based practice Orthopaedic surgery Qualitative and mixed methods

Biography

I am Professor of Health Technology Assessment and Implementation Science and Chartered Psychologist. I hold an Advanced Fellowship from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR, 2019-2025 £550k). I am the Director of Warwick Evidence, Technology Assessment Review Teams at Warwick (NIHR TAR2 2016-2022 £6.7, TAR3 2022-2027 £5.7m), Deputy Director of the NIHR Applied Research Collaboration (ARC) West Midlands and theme lead for Research Methodology and Informatics at Warwick. I am an experienced qualitative and mixed methodologist and have led multiple evidence synthesis and health technology assessments for NICE, the UK National Screening Committee and Public Health England. I am a member of the NIHR HTA Commissioning Committee. My work contributes towards improving evidence-based practice in the NHS to understand how to achieve effective and efficient services for patients. Teaching profile: I am a Fellow of the HEA and have lectured on undergraduate and postgraduate modules at WMS included the MBChB, Understanding Research and Critical Apprised and Mixed Methods for Health Research. I teach qualitative methods on the Integrated Clinical Academic Training programme at University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire. Current post graduate students: PhD candidate Michelle Dyer: 'Developing a mental health support intervention for paternal mental health based on the views, experiences and preferences of fathers and healthcare practitioners in a contemporary and culturally diverse society' NIHR PhD candidate Janette Fulton: 'Public Health Intelligence Challenges for Local Authorities Responding to COVID-19: A Mixed Methods Study' When not at work, I am an avid ultra marathon runner and jump rope enthusiast.

Title Funder Award start Award end
TAR 3 - Production of Technology Assessment Reviews (TAR) National Institute for Health Research (NIHR DoH) 01 Apr 2022 31 Mar 2027
Second Stage NIHR Advanced Fellowship: Advancing clinical leadership in healthcare organisations to mobilise evidence into practice. A mixed methods study of clinical leadership in orthopaedic surgery National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Dec 2019 30 Nov 2024
NIHR HTA Stage 2: Perioperative Oxygen Therapy National Institute for Health Research (NIHR DoH) 01 Dec 2021 31 Mar 2023
What is the effect of workplace health and wellbeing initiatives in improving employees wellbeing? Application for training-focused RCF funding RCF UHB University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust 01 Mar 2022 28 Feb 2023
NIHR HTA Satage 2:What is the comparative clinical and cost- effectiveness of pharmacological treatments for adults with chronic migraine? National Institute for Health Research (NIHR DoH) 01 Sep 2021 28 Feb 2023
NIHR TAR2 12 month extension and supplement - orginal award on IDEATE number 00169 under Aileen Clarke National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Apr 2021 31 Mar 2022
Production of Technology Assessment Reviews (TARs) for the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) HTA 14 National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Apr 2016 31 Mar 2021
Social Prescribing short term project commissioned via NIHR NETSCC National Institute for Health Research (NIHR DoH) 01 Mar 2020 31 Aug 2020
Public Involvement Fund:To discover how healthcare organisations can encourage clinical leadership to improve trainee doctors' use of evidence in practice in orthopaedic surgery National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Jun 2018 31 Dec 2018
NIHR Doctoral Research Fellowship National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Oct 2013 30 Sep 2016
NIHR Infrastructure Doctoral Training National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Aug 2015 31 Oct 2015