Professor Carolyn Chew-Graham

SpecialityProfessor of General Practice Research, Keele University

Carolyn Chew-Graham is a GP Principal in Central Manchester, Professor of General Practice Research at Keele University, Honorary Professor of Primary Care Mental Health at Midlands Partnership Foundation Trust, Honorary Professor of Primary Care, University of Manchester, and Visiting Professor at the University of York. Carolyn’s main areas of interest and expertise include the primary care management of people with mental health problems, multiple health conditions and unexplained symptoms; and the mental health and wellbeing of clinicians. She has qualitative research methods expertise, drawing on theories from social sciences and psychology, but always with a focus on clinical practice – trying to answer questions that are important to patients, their families, health care professionals and the NHS. Carolyn Chair’s the RCGP ‘Research Paper of the Year’ panel, and I am RCGP ‘Curriculum Advisor, Mental Health’. She is Chair of the Society of Academic Primary Care.