Lesley Kay, GenerationQ Fellow

North east England
Lesley Kay has two roles at The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust: Consultant Rheumatologist and Clinical Director for Patient Safety and Quality. In her role as Clinical Director, to which she was appointed in June 2013, she works alongside governance teams to improve safety and...

Lauren Wiggins, GenerationQ Fellow

Lauren Wiggins has worked at Prostate Cancer UK since 2011. Prior to that she was a Macmillan Clinical Nurse Specialist at North West London Hospitals NHS Trust. She began at Prostate Cancer UK (previously The Prostate Cancer Charity) as Senior Specialist Nurse, before becoming Head of Services. ...

Emma Adams, GenerationQ Fellow

South west England
Emma Adam’s role as head of Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership Trust’s Quality Academy involves quality improvement, care pathway development, clinical audit, clinical systems, standards and compliance. 

David Raw, GenerationQ Fellow

North west England
David Raw worked as a Consultant Anaesthetist at Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust since 2004, prior to which he was Specialist Registrar at Mersey Deanery.

David Julien, GenerationQ Fellow

North east England
David Julien was GP Partner at Central Surgery, South Shields, from 2002 to 2013. He set up First Contact Clinical in 2008 with three colleagues. It was constituted as a Community Interest Company (CIC) so that they could enter a competitive tendering process for the delivery of addiction service...

Chris Green, GenerationQ Fellow

North west England
Chris Green has been Director of Pharmacy and Medicines Management at the Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust since 2005. He leads a team of over 100 staff, with a budget of £3.3m.

Cathie Cowan, GenerationQ fellow

Cathie Cowan has been Chief Executive of NHS Orkney since February 2010. With a budget of £50m and a workforce of 540 staff, Cathie is responsible for creating and implementing an inspiring vision for the organisation, instilling a performance culture that improves experience, safety and quality,...

Anne Kilgallen, Quality Improvement Fellow

Northern Ireland
Dr Anne Kilgallen is Medical Director and Responsible Officer for the Western Health and Social Care Trust.

Vinice Thomas, GenerationQ fellow

East of England
Vinice is Deputy Director of Nursing at the NHS England East Anglia area team, with responsibility for quality, serious incidents and infection control. After qualifying as a nurse in 1988, Vinice went on to work in a range of clinical settings before moving into management roles. From 2003-07...

Ruth Glassborow, GenerationQ fellow

Ruth was seconded to Healthcare Improvement Scotland in August 2013, initially to lead the NHS Lanarkshire Rapid Review Assessment and then (from January 2014) as Interim Director of Safety and Improvement.