Dr Gillian Ward
Research and Development Manager, Royal College of Occupational Therapists
Dr Gillian Ward has over 30 years’ experience as an occupational therapist working in practice, higher education and research and works at the Royal College of Occupational Therapists as the Research and Development Manager. She has responsibility for research governance and supporting the development of research capacity and capability within the profession to enable provision of evidence-informed education, practice and service delivery. Her research interests include older adults and technology enabled health and well-being. Dr Ward is a Visiting Professor at Coventry University where she supervises PhD students and supports research activities.