More about Dr Yitka Graham
Dr Yitka Graham has worked in the pharmaceutical industry alongside the NHS, continuing her NHS involvement with a research post in the Bariatric Surgical Unit at Sunderland Royal Hospital. She is the Speciality Group Lead for Health Services Research and for Public Health in the NIHR North East and North Cumbria Clinical Research Network. Yitka’s research focuses on the patient experiences of adjusting to life after bariatric surgery. She is currently exploring the role of social media and apps for patient support and increasing patient participation in research. Yitka is a Fellow of The Obesity Society and a Member of the Q Initiative.