Professor of Public Health, Department for Health, University of Bath, Director, Tobacco Control Research Group, University of Bath

Anna Gilmore is Professor of Public Health, and Founding Director of the Tobacco Control Research Group at the University of Bath.

The policy impacts of her research have been recognised through two international awards – the Public Health Advocacy Institute Award for outstanding use of tobacco industry documents and the WHO World no Tobacco Day Award for outstanding contribution to tobacco control. She is European Editor (previously Senior Editor) of the Tobacco Control, the leading journal in her field, recently held a prestigious Health Foundation Clinician Scientist Fellowship, has been a member of various international expert groups including the WHO Expert Committee to Examine Tobacco Industry Interference with Tobacco Control and sits on various national expert groups including the Royal College of Physicians Tobacco Advisory Group.

Her research group recently established www.TobaccoTactics.org, a novel knowledge exchange platform that aims to make research on tobacco industry conduct available in a timely manner to as broad an audience as possible.

Experience

  • –present
    Director, Tobacco Control Research Group, University of Bath