Salzburg Global Seminar Session Participant Profiles
Sun 07 Nov - Fri 12 Nov, 2010

Jennifer Dixon Jennifer Dixon (Chairperson)

Country/Region: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Health Foundation

Director, The Nuffield Trust, London

Jennifer Dixon has researched and written widely on health care reform in the UK and internationally. She trained originally in medicine, practising mainly paediatric medicine, before a career in policy analysis. She has a Masters in public health and a Ph.D. in health services research from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. 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 U.S., 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.

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Jennifer Dixon - Podcast