Ros Salter is the Regional Manager of the Primary Care Research Network in Central England.
She has many years of experience of working with Academic partners and NHS Trusts delivering research infrastructure through Research Networks.
Ros Salter qualified as a Registered General Nurse in 1972 at Selly Oak Hospital in Birmingham. She went on to lecture in Health and Social Sciences at Bournville College in Birmingham from 1987 before joining the Department of Primary Care in 1989. Ros worked as a Research Associate then Research Fellow before becoming the first manager of the Midlands Research Consortium (MidReC).
She was awarded a Master of Medical Science from Birmingham University in 1997.
Ros became the Regional Manager for the Primary Care Research Network in Central England in 2006.
Jordan RE, Hawker JI, Ayres,JG, Tunnicliffe W, Adab, P, Olowokure B, Kai, J, McManus RJM, Salter RA, Cheng KK. (2008) Effect of social factors on winter hospital admission for respiratory disease: a case-control study of older people in the UK. British Journal of General Practice, 58 (551). pp. 400-402. ISSN 0960-1643
Meyer N, Diez-domingo J, Baldo JM, Giaquinto C, Pazdiora P, Forster J, Patrzalek M, Salter RA. (2007) Establishing Primary Care based surveillance to estimate the burden of rotavirus Gastroenteritis in children aged and lt;5 years in Europe. In: WSPID November 15-18 2007. UNSPECIFIED.
Jordan RE, Hawker JI, Ayres,JG, Tunnicliffe W, Adab, P, Olowokure B, Kai, J, McManus RJM, Salter RA, Cheng KK. (2007) A case-control study of elderly patients with acute respiratory illness: effect of influenza vaccination on admission to hospital in winter 2003-2004. Vaccine, 25 (46). pp. 7909-13. ISSN 0264-410X
McManus RJM, Mant JWF, Meulendijks CFM, Salter, RA, Pattison HM,Hobbs FDR, Roalfe AK. (2002). Comparison of estimates and calculations of risk of coronary heart disease by doctors and nurses using different calculation tools in general practice: cross sectional study. British Medical Journal, 324 (7335). pp. 459-464. ISSN 0959-8138
Mant JWF, McManus RJM, Meulendijks CFM, Salter RA, Pattison HM, Roalfe AK, Hobbs FDR. (2002) Coronary heart disease risk estimation in practice: trial of primary care physicians and nurses using four different CHD risk score calculators in routine primary care settings. British Medical Journal, 324 . pp. 459-464. ISSN 0959-8138
Ross AM, Kai J, Salter R, Ross J,Fleming DM. (2001) Presentation with Influenza like illness in general practice: implications for the use of neuraminidase inhibitor.s. Commun Dis and Public Health 2000:3:256-60