KMMS involvement with global health research initiatives and funders
Professor Lisa Dikomitis is member of the MRC Applied Global Health Research Board (since 2020), the NIHR Global Health Research Groups Committee (March 2021), the NIHR Global Health Right 4 Committee (February 2022) and the Wellcome Social Sciences Early-Career Advisory Group (since 2021). Professor Dikomitis chaired the NIHR Global Health Research Training Task & Finish Group for mentoring (2021-22) and is Guest Editor of a Special Issue on Global Health for Social Sciences (2021-22)
Professor Sukhi Shergill is member of the Clinical and Public Health Selection Committee of the Wellcome Trust-DBT India Alliance (since 2019). Professor Shergill is also collaborator at the Clinical Research Center for Neuromodulation in Psychiatry at the National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences in India. The Center is funded by the Wellcome Trust-DBT India Alliance.
Dr Brianne Wenning is a reviewer for the pilot of the NIHR’s Global Health Community Engagement and Involvement (CEI) Community of Practice. She evaluates and provides feedback on the CEI components of grants submitted to the NIHR Global Health funding schemes.