• Sandhya is an applied health and social care researcher, who specialises in qualitative methods and evaluative work. Sandhya has substantial experience designing and delivering high quality research and methodologies within the field of health and social care. During her academic career, she has built a strong research portfolio within the areas of, service delivery, evaluation and policy implementation. 

    • Evaluation and impact assessment
    • Futures thinking
    • Learning and development
  • Sandhya is interested in Public Health, Adult Social Care and Integrated Care. Before joining the Strategy Unit, Sandhya completed her PhD in Public Health at the University of Birmingham, and has 10 years’ research experience in academia.  

    Sandhya has project managed several health and social care research projects spanning a range of topic areas such as: 

    • Maternal health 
    • Regenerative medicine 
    • Asset and strengths-based approaches to integrated care