Team profiles

Laura Chapman

Laura Chapman

NIHR Biomedical Research Centre Patient and Public Involvement and Engagement Manager

Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham

Laura Chapman is the NIHR Biomedical Research Centre Patient and Public Involvement and Engagement Manager for inflammatory diseases, based at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust.

She has experience of championing diversity and inclusion from a career in Human Resources (private sector and NHS organisations) and conducting research with the public on readability/usability of Patient Information Leaflets for medicines. Her experience as a patient with a chronic disease for over 20 years has led to being involved in research personally and to a desire to involving and engaging others in research on a larger scale.