Professor Peter Griffiths

Professor Peter Griffiths

Chair in Health Services Research

Research interests

  • Health workforce
  • Epidemiology
  • Nursing

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Accepting applications from PhD students.

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Peter is a health services researcher and registered nurse whose work addresses important questions about the healthcare workforce, including the costs and consequences of variation in staffing levels and skill mix and approaches to determining staffing requirements. He is co-lead of the Health Work and Systems research group.

He is a National Institute for Health Research Senior Investigator, leads the Health Workforce and Systems theme in the NIHR Applied Research Collaboration (Wessex) and is the executive editor of the International Journal of Nursing Studies, the most highly ranked research journal in the field of nursing.