Dr. Simon Pini

MRG Lead
NIHR Senior Research Fellow, University of Leeds


Simon is an NIHR Senior Research Fellow in Psychological and Social Medicine at the University of Leeds. In 2021 he commenced a 5 year NIHR Advanced Fellowship, which focusses on the school lives of high school pupils living with chronic and life-limiting health conditions. He works closely with academics, clinicians and healthcare professionals associated with paediatric research in and around Leeds. He is an experienced health researcher and often uses interview and focus group based research to understand experiences of health and healthcare.