Specialist Unit for Review Evidence (SURE)
University Library Service, Cardiff University, 6th Floor Neuadd Meirionnydd, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4YS
029 2184 4771
Helen has a BSc (Hons) in Biochemistry (Liverpool John Moores University) and a PhD in Molecular and Medical Biosciences (Cardiff University). She held several post-doctoral research positions at the University then in 2006 joined SURE (Specialist Unit for Review Evidence). As a Systematic Reviewer with SURE Helen has gained experience in all aspects of the review process, from information retrieval to the appraisal and summary of current and reliable evidence. Helen has worked on a range of projects including reviews for NICE and the Welsh Government. She also has experience as a Trials Search Co-ordinator for the Cochrane Public Health Group. Helen is also a referee for the NIHR and the Health Information and Libraries Journal. Helen is currently providing her systematic review experience, particularly that of information retrieval, to CEDAR for their role as an external assessment Centre to NICE in the Medical Technologies Evaluation Programme.