FORA.tv Speaker - Jennifer Dixon
Jennifer Dixon is the director of The Nuffield Trust, London. She has researched and written widely on health care reform in the UK and
internationally. Dr. Dixon trained originally in medicine, practicing mainly pediatric medicine, before beginning a career in policy analysis. Until January 2008, she was director of policy at the King's Fund, London. She was a Harkness Fellow in New York in 1990 studying the obstacles to comprehensive health reform in the United
States, and was the policy advisor to the chief executive of the National Health Service between 1998 and 2000.
She is currently a board member of the Audit Commission, and until recently on the board of the Healthcare Commission. She is visiting professor at both LSE and at Imperial College London. In 2009, Dr. Dixon was elected as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians. She has a masters in public health and a Ph.D. in health services research from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.
11.07.10 | 00:17:11 min
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