Alison Littlewood

Alison Littlewood, BSc (Hons)


Personal profile


Alison has over 17 years experience of project and programme management in a health research environment. She has managed a portfolio of complex, multi-partner collaborations within musculoskeletal and dermatology research, previously managing a prestigious £2M NIHR Programme Grant. 

Memberships of committees and professional bodies

I am Co-founder of the North-West Programme Managers' Network, which launched in November 2013. The network aims to encourage, facilitate and support effective research management. Membership is made up of research managers working in Health and/or Social Care across the North-West of England.



BSc Sociology (Hons), University of Leciester, 2001

Other Qualifications

Managing Successful Programmes (MSP), Datrix Training, 2019

Certificate in Executive Business Administration, University of Salford, Salford Professional Development, 2017

BTEC Certificate and Diploma in Leadership and Management Level 5, Stockport College, 2013

PRINCE2 Practitioner, APM Group, 2008, re-registration 2013

Institute of Leadership and Management Level 3 Introductory Certificate in First Line Management, University of Manchester, 2006

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being


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