Steven West

Steve West

Chair, West of England Academic Health Science Network
Vice-Chancellor, University of the West of England

Professor Steve West CBE, DL is Vice-Chancellor, President and CEO of the University of the West of England, Bristol. Steve trained as a Podiatrist …

Natasha Swinscoe

Chief Executive Officer
West of England AHSN

A graduate of the NHS management training scheme, Natasha has 25 years’ experience in the NHS as a senior manager and leader. Natasha has worked in …

Ben Bennett

Chief Operating Officer
West of England AHSN

Prior to joining the AHSN Ben had a 27 year career in variety of senior leadership roles in the NHS, Ben has spent over a decade in senior operational …

Janet Rowse

Chief Executive, Sirona Care and Health CIC

Janet has been Chief Executive of Sirona care & health CIC since its foundation in 2011. Prior to her appointment to Sirona she was the acting CEO …

Nigel Harris

Nigel Harris

Director of Innovation and Growth
West of England AHSN

Nigel is the Director of Innovation and Growth at the West of England Academic Health Science Network. Nigel joined us in March 2019 from his previous …

Anne Pullyblank

Anne Pullyblank

Medical Director
West of England AHSN

Anne is a Consultant Colorectal surgeon at Southmead Hospital in Bristol and Medical Director of the West of England AHSN. From 2010 to 2015 Anne …

Deborah Lee

Chief Executive, Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Deborah Lee took up her first Chief Executive appointment June 2016 at Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust following a 20+ year career in a …

John Iredale

Pro Vice-Chancellor, University of Bristol

John Iredale is Pro Vice-Chancellor, Health and Life Sciences at the University of Bristol. He holds the Chair of Experimental Medicine, and his areas …

Mary Hutton

Mary Hutton

Chief Officer, NHS Gloucestershire CCG, and One Gloucestershire Integrated Care System Lead

Mary has been Chief Officer at NHS Gloucestershire CCG since June 2013 and is the Gloucestershire Integrated Care System (ICS) lead. Mary has held …

Tracey Cox

Chief Executive Officer, BaNES, Swindon & Wiltshire CCGs

Chief Executive Officer for Bath and North East Somerset (BaNES), Swindon & Wiltshire Clinical Commissioning Groups (BSW CCGs). Tracey joined …

Paul Roberts

Paul Roberts

Chief Executive of 2gether NHS Foundation Trust and Gloucestershire Care Services NHS Trust

Paul Roberts has been Joint Chief Executive of both the 2gether NHS Foundation Trust and Gloucestershire Care Services NHS Trust since April 2018. …

Kay Haughton

Director of Transformation
West of England AHSN

Kay Haughton joined as Director of Service Transformation in May 2018 from Gloucestershire CCG where she was Deputy Director of Nursing. Kay trained …

Janina Cross

Janina Cross

Chief Digital Transformation Officer
West of England AHSN

Janina is an independent consultant specialising in the development and delivery of informatics strategies, business cases, programmes and projects …

Paddy Bradley

Director, Swindon and Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership

As Director for the Swindon and Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership (SWLEP), Paddy has overall responsibility for the day-to-day running of SWLEP …

Debi Reilly

Debi Reilly

Regional Director (South West)
Health Education England

Debi was appointed Health Education England (HEE) Regional Director for the south west in April 2019. With over 30 years’ experience of working at NHS …

Peter Brindle

Professor Peter Brindle

General Practitioner and Medical Director
BNSSG Clinical Commissioning Group

Peter is a practicing General Practitioner and Medical Director at BNSSG Clinical Commissioning Group where he has particular responsibility for the …

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Robert Woolley

Representative for Local Clinical Research Network host organization
Chief Executive, University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust, Chair of Bristol Health Partners AHSC and co-executive lead for Healthier Together

Robert has been chief executive of University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust since 2010. He joined the trust board in 2002, holding first the …

John Macleod

John Macleod

Professor of Clinical Epidemiology and Primary Care, Director NIHR Applied Research Collaboration West (ARC West), Co-lead Centre for Academic Primary Care and NIHR School for Primary Care Research

John Macleod is Professor in Clinical Epidemiology and Primary Care and a practising GP. He leads research on the causes of health inequality, …

Dr Kyla Thomas

Consultant Senior Lecturer in Public Health Medicine at the University of Bristol and an NIHR Postdoctoral Fellow

Kyla's main research interests are around examining the effectiveness, cost effectiveness and safety of smoking cessation medicines, particularly …