Dr Lesley Ward
Researcher, University of Northumbria at Newcastle, UK
Dr Lesley Ward is a mixed-methods researcher in the field of non-pharmacologic management of chronic health conditions, with a particular methodological interest in randomised controlled trials with embedded qualitative methods, and with the use of Delphi surveys for development of intervention standardisation and reporting. She is a Research Fellow in the Department of Sport, Exercise & Rehabilitation, Northumbria University, UK; working on a National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) funded trial of yoga for older adults with multi-morbidities. Additionally, she holds a Research Fellowship for emerging researchers in complementary medicine from the Australian Research Centre in Complementary and Integrative Medicine, University of Technology Sydney.