Professor of Evidence Informed Policy and Practice, University College London
David Gough is Professor of Evidence Informed Policy and Practice, University College London. His early research focused on child protection services working at the University of Glasgow and then Japan Women's University. He was on the Editorial Board of Child Abuse and Neglect and Co-Editor of the journal Child Abuse Review.
More recently he has been Director of the EPPI-Centre at UCL which is a specialist centre for developing both methods of research synthesis and methods for the study of research use. His most recent publication is: Clarifying differences between reviews within evidence ecosystems, Systematic Reviews Journal, 2019. He was previously Co-Editor of the journal Evidence and Policy.