Meet the Senior Editor

Professor Lisa Bero is a researcher in evidence-based health care, and is internationally known for her studies on the integrity of clinical and basic research evidence that is used to influence health policy. She directs the multidisciplinary Evidence, Policy and Influence Collaborative at the Charles Perkins Centre at the University of Sydney, focusing on bias and its influence on the integrity of research. Her work spans basic science through to translation into policy. She has contributed to Cochrane as an author, editor, Centre Director, and member and Co-Chair of Cochrane’s Governing Board. She is also a longtime contributor to the work of the World Health Organization, including serving  as a member of the Guideline Review Committee, and as Chair of the Essential Medicines Committee.