Biography

Adele Higginbottoms’ role is to provide day to day coordination of PPIE. To help support patients to work with researchers, design new active PPIE in their research, to monitor and provide ongoing advice for PPIE within the Centre's research and to develop and co-ordinate new PPIE groups in the Centre.

Adele has presented work for PPIE locally, nationally and internationally.

Adele is a member of the EULAR (European League Against Rheumatism) Patient Research Partner group, and a founder member of the EULAR Study Group for collaborative research.