Dr Ava Lorenc
Dr Ava Lorenc obtained a BSc in complementary therapies at the University of Westminster in 2005 and completed her PhD in 2010 on children’s use of traditional and complementary approaches to health and primary care providers views of CAM. She has been working in CAM research for 15 years, initially with Professor Nicola Robinson and most recently with Professor Deborah Sharp.
Ava is based at the University of Bristol, working on various research projects including integrated healthcare with a focus on primary care. Ava is an associate editor for EuJIM, member of the scientific advisory board for the National Centre for Integrative Medicine, and a trustee of the Research Council for Complementary Medicine.