Nicky Cullum is Professor of Nursing at the University of Manchester. She applies epidemiological and health services research approaches to nursing. Her work addresses the common and costly condition of complex wounds. She has led the largest trials in the world in preventing pressure sores and caring for leg ulcers. Her research has provided the evidence base for clinical practice guidelines across the world and has led to improved patient care. The UK-wide involvement of nurses in her multicentre trials has helped to disseminate an evidence based approach to wound care and to increase research capacity throughout the NHS.
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Professor Dame Nicky Cullum DBE FMedSci
Professor of Nursing and Director, NIHR ARC for Greater Manchester
Division of Nursing, Midwifery & Social Work
University of Manchester
health services research; clinical trials and evidence synthesis; management of acute and chronic woundsSection committee elected by
Primary care, health services research, health informatics, health improvement, social sciences, humanities, law, policy, communication or leadership as applied to health or biomedical science