Dr Stefanie Williams
Dr Stefanie Williams is a Chartered Psychologist, and is Research Fellow in the Centre for Advances in Behavioural Science (CABS) at Coventry University. Stefanie completed her PhD in Health Psychology in 2015, investigating the role of self-efficacy in changing lifestyle physical activity behaviour. The focus of her research has been on the development and evaluation of theory-based interventions for changing physical activity and other weight-related behaviours. Stefanie has had over 10 years’ experience collaborating with public health departments across the West Midlands and Warwickshire on a range of projects. She is passionate about the translation of health psychology into public health practice, and particularly its role in supporting the efficient design and delivery of new and existing public health services. Stefanie is delighted to have joined the network as a co-opted member, and looks forward to increasing awareness and further development of the network in her new role as Publicity and Liaison Chair.