Konstadina Griva [MSC, PHD (University College London, UK) is an Associate Professor of Health Psychology and Behavioural Medicine at the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Imperial College and Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. An internationally recognised researcher in the field of PsychoNephrology, Konstadina has a strong track record in initiating and leading collaborative research to map patients experience with long term conditions and the implementation of pragmatic interventions to improve patient outcomes. For her science, she has received the 2013 research paper award by the European Renal Association- European Dialysis and Transplantation Association, the 2017 Excellent Researcher Award by the National University of Singapore and the 2019 Honorary Fellowship of the European Health Psychology Society. She has been a member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT) since 2013, and has been delivering communication and motivational interviewing training services, since 2005, within the health, social care and education sector, both in UK and Singapore.
She is most vested in the development and implementation of sustainable motivational interviewing initiatives within health organizations and community to improve care, patient and public engagement and working environment for health care teams.