BA MA MSc Solicitor
Distance Learning Tutor
Elizabeth's background and interests are at the intersection of law, public health and ethics. She is a UK qualified solicitor and worked for many years in legal practice in London, specialising in clinical negligence litigation. She has MA Medical Ethics & Law from King's College, University of London and MSc Public Health from LSHTM.
She worked as a Consultant at WHO Geneva and since 2012 has been a DL Tutor on GHM104 Issues in Global Health Policy and GHM300 Project Report. During 2015-2017 she was a Research Fellow working with Professor Richard Coker on PANDEM, an EU funded project looking at pandemic preparedness in Europe.
She is now involved in research on the impact of Brexit on UK health law.
Teaching and development roles:
2012 to present: Tutor on GHM104: Issues in Global Health Policy;
2015 to present: GHM300 Project supervisor;
2013-16: Deputy Module Organiser for GHM104. Wrote and led review webinars three times a year;
2016-17: Development Coordinator for a new online module: GHM204 Public Health Law in a Global Context.
Research interests and commitments include:
The impact of Brexit on UK health law;
Pandemic preparedness in Europe, specifically governance and ethical aspects;
Public health risks in aviation and aviation governance;
Public health law and governance (particularly relating to patient safety);
Maternal health policy in low income countries.