Helen Phillips is a trial coordinator within in the research team. She has a ‘BA (Hons) Deaf Studies combined honours’. Helen has undertaken a wide variety of jobs including volunteering overseas, teaching British Sign Language (BSL) and lecturing at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN).
Helen joined the research team in 2011. She started her first post, in the Midlands, as a Research Assistant for the translating the Strengths and Difficulties questionnaire into BSL project. She became really interested in research and found her career taking this pathway. She is now the trial coordinator for the Deaf Autism Project (Diagnostic Instruments for Autism and Deaf children Study (DIADs)).