Eileen has worked in the HIV field since 1988 and has worked in palliative care, acute and community settings. She has been a Nurse Consultant in Brighton since 2004. Her clinical work includes working with harder to reach groups of patients and people with complex health needs. She has been involved nationally and internationally in training and development of HIV nursing.
Eileen worked closely with Martin in developing early models of patient representation and she is currently involved in participatory research with patients on service delivery. She completed her PhD in 2014 and co-chairs the Towards Zero Stigma Working Group.
Eileen is committed to changing negative attitudes towards HIV and working with people with HIV to make HIV Stigma a thing of the past.