Dr Angela Coulter
MSc, PhD, Hon FFPH, Hon FRCGP
Senior Research Scientist
Angela Coulter is an associate member of the Health Services Research Unit with special interests in patient experiences and outcomes. A social scientist by training, she has higher degrees in health services research from the University of London and the University of Oxford. Her previous roles include Chief Executive of Picker Institute Europe, Director of Policy and Development at the King’s Fund, Director of the Health Services Research Unit at the University of Oxford and Director of Global Initiatives at the Informed Medical Decisions Foundation. She is an Honorary Professor at the University of Southern Denmark, an Honorary Fellow of the Royal College of General Practitioners and a Non-Executive Director of the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE).
Angela has published more than 350 research papers and reports and several books including The Autonomous Patient, The European Patient of the Future (winner of the 2004 Baxter Award), The Global Challenge of Healthcare Rationing, Hospital Referrals, Engaging Patients in Healthcare and Understanding and Using Health Experiences. She was the founding editor of Health Expectations, an international peer-reviewed journal on patient and public involvement in health care and health policy. She has won awards for her work from the Donabedian Foundation of Barcelona in 2012 and the International Shared Decision Making Conference in 2013.
Connecting patient experience, leadership, and the importance of involvement, information, and empathy in the care process.
Archer J. et al, (2018), Healthc manage forum, 31, 252 - 255
Lessons in integrating shared decision-making into cancer care
Steffensen KD. et al, (2018), Journal of oncology practice, 14, 229 - 235
Long-Term Conditions Questionnaire (LTCQ): initial validation survey among primary care patients and social care recipients in England.
Potter CM. et al, (2017), Bmj open, 7
Engaging patients and the public in Choosing Wisely
Born KB. et al, (2017), Bmj quality and safety, 26, 687 - 691
Shared decision making: everyone wants it, so why isn't it happening?
Coulter A., (2017), World psychiatry, 16, 117 - 118