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Alex Leach

Deputy Director of Innovation and Growth, West of England Academic Health Science Network

Alex trained as a nurse at King’s College London and specialised in Infectious Diseases and Haematology. She then moved to the medical device industry …

Clare Evans

Deputy Director of Service and System Transformation, West of England Academic Health Science Network

Clare trained as a Registered Nurse at Frenchay Hospital, Bristol and spent a lot of her career working in Neurosurgery in Oxford developing the role …

Nigel Harris

Nigel Harris

Director of Innovation and Growth, West of England Academic Health Science Network

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 …

Ben Bennett

Chief Operating Officer, West of England Academic Health Science Network

Prioir 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 …

Kay Haughton

Director of Transformation, West of England Academic Health Science Network

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

Sian Jones

Siân Jones

Associate Director for Primary Care Engagement, West of England Academic Health Science Network

Siân is a Registered Nurse with a long career in the NHS and has held senior positions in both commissioning and provider organisations. These roles …

Anne Pullyblank

Anne Pullyblank

Medical Director, West of England Academic Health Science Network

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 …

Kevin Hunter

Associate Director for Patient Safety & Programme Delivery
Kevin.Hunter@weahsn.net

With a lengthy military background, and following an injury whilst serving on operations in Afghanistan, Kevin originally joined the NHS on secondment …

Janina Cross

Janina Cross

Chief Digital Transformation Officer, West of England Academic Health Science Network

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

Natasha Swinscoe

Chief Executive Officer, West of England Academic Health Science Network

A graduate of the NHS management training scheme, Natasha has over 20 years’ experience in the NHS as a senior manager and leader. Natasha has …


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