Consultancy Services for Organisations and Businesses

Health Policy Research Unit members have a wide range of specialist knowledge and expertise. The team is highly skilled and experienced in delivering specialist consultancy work, including:

• Advising on research and evaluation
• Undertaking research and evaluation
• Contributing to short courses and training sessions for staff.

HPRU have carried out consultancy for a wide range of organisations including Primary Care and NHS Trusts, voluntary organisations and charities, local authorities and other public sector bodies, including:

  • Action on Smoking and Health
  • Department of Health, Equality and Human Rights Group
  • Leicester City Primary Care Trust
  • Leicestershire Partnership Trust
  • University Hospitals Leicester NHS Trust
  • Harborough District Council
  • George Eliot NHS Trust
  • Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee
  • Institute for Alcohol Studies
  • Leicestershire County Council Adult Social Care & Health Services Overview & Scrutiny Committee
  • National Cancer Action Team
  • NHS Cervical Screening Programme 
  • Accept Mental Health Trust
  • Leicester Clinical Commissioning Group
  • British Academy of Management

If you would like further information regarding consultancy services please contact one of the HPRU Core Team:


Health Policy Research Unit 
Hugh Aston
The Gateway

T: +44(0)116 257 7988

Director: Professor Rob Baggott
Deputy Director: Dr Sally Ruane
Senior Research Fellow: Dr Kathryn Jones
HPRU Administrator: Suzanne Walker