Meet the team

"At the heart of the IAU is its people, we share the same culture and values, we value partnerships, communication, respect, and we want to make a difference."

- Professor Krysia Dziedzic, IAU Director

The Impact Accelerator Unit has a broad range of skills and experience necessary for successful and sustainable implementation of healthcare evidence. Working together, we draw on large networks and connections to adopt innovations to local contexts, influence change and accelerate the movement of best evidence into practice.

Core Group

  • Academic leadership
  • NHS Engagement and Partnership
  • Clinical leadership and expertise,
  • Clinical champions e.g. NICE Fellows; Q Community membership
  • Project Management and Coordination
  • Health informatics
  • Patient and Public Involvement and Engagement (PPIE) - The LINK group (Lay Involvement in Knowledge Mobilisation)