Cares about implementing research evidence to improve systems and processes of health and care delivery.
She has a professional background in nursing and undertakes research in the areas of implementation science and facilitating evidence-based practice in health care.
Gill has a strong career background in the UK in previous roles including working as the Director of the Royal College of Nursing’s Quality Improvement Programme, Director of the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) National Collaborating Centre for Nursing and Supportive Care and Professor of Health Management at Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester.
In 2014, she was named as a Thomson-Reuters highly cited researcher, particularly for her work with colleagues on developing and testing a widely used conceptual framework for implementation, known as PARIHS (Promoting Action on Research Implementation in Health Services). Gill has 214 publications on Google Scholar with an H-index 50, being cited over 19,200 times.