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Miss Sally Gillespie

MSc

Professional Services
Operations Manager for the International Centre for Eye Health

Room
494

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

I joined LSHTM in 2016 and am currently working in the International Centre for Eye Health. I line manage a team of professional support staff and lead a large portfolio of research programmes including the Commonwealth Eye Health Consortium, Lancet Commission for Eye Health and various Wellcome Trust Grants.  I previously worked with the WASH / Environmental Health Group as Research Programme Manager.

I have over twelve years' experience in health and education programme management in the private and charity/HE sector. I have worked with numerous funders on complex projects in programme management, strategic planning, team management, contracts, operations, logistics, procurement and finance. Prior to joining LSHTM I lived and worked in New Delhi, India managing a multi-million pound DFID education programme and have spent time in Africa and Asia, setting up programmes, training on processes and systems and conference management.

I am an MSc Graduate in Development Management from the Open University with a BA Hons degree in Latin American Studies. I attended the Aurora Women's leadership programme in 2018-9, I am a mentor, mental health first aider and anti-bullying and harassment advisor.

 

 

Affiliations

Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases
Department of Disease Control
Professional Support Services
Department of Clinical Research

Research

Research Area
Education
Discipline
Development studies
Social Sciences
Education
Disease and Health Conditions
Eye diseases
Country
Colombia
India
Tanzania
Region
Latin America & Caribbean (all income levels)
South Asia
Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)