Professor Dame Caroline Watkins

Professor of Stroke and Older People Care School of Nursing and Midwifery

Caroline is one of only two UK nursing professors of stroke care and leads the internationally renowned Stroke Research Team; Director of Lancashire Clinical Trials Unit (LCTU); Director of UCLan Institute for Applied Health and Wellbeing and Knowledge Exchange – LIFE; Implementation Lead/Deputy Director for NIHR Applied Research Collaboration North West Coast (NIHR ARC NWC) and Honorary Stroke Nurse Consultant at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.