Dr Elizabeth Fisher

Liz joined the Nuffield Trust in May 2012 from the Care Quality Commission, where she had been an Analyst Team Leader.

In this role, she worked on the development and continued production of Quality and Risk Profiles (QRPs) for NHS, independent health care, adult social care and primary medical care organisations, which use information to help target regulatory inspection activity.

Prior to that, Liz worked at the Healthcare Commission where she supported the Core Standards Assessment – a major component of the Annual Health Check – for many years.

Liz has a PhD in Cell Physiology and Pharmacology, which she obtained from Leicester University.

Liz graduated from Manchester University with a first class degree in Pharmacology, which included a year’s work placement at the pharmaceutical company Novartis.