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Advisory Board

Our editorial advisory board comprises a range of leaders and experts from across the nursing profession.

They provide Nursing Times with guidance on editorial direction, individual articles, events and other resources, such as Nursing Times Learning, our online learning platform

Cheryll Adams CBE, executive director, Institute of Health Visiting

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Executive director, Institute of Health Visiting

Richard Adams, chief executive officer, Sears Healthcare Ltd

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Chief executive officer, Sears Healthcare Ltd

June Andrews OBE, international consultant on the public understanding of dementia

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International consultant on the public understanding of dementia

Jane Ball, professor of nursing workforce policy, University of Southampton

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Professor of nursing workforce policy, University of Southampton

Viv Bennett CBE, chief nurse and director for maternity and early years, Public Health England

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Chief nurse and director for maternity and early years, Public Health England

Andy Brogan, associate national clinical director for mental health, NHS Improvement

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Associate national clinical director for mental health, NHS Improvement

Hazel Chapman, postgraduate tutor and senior lecturer in nursing, University of Chester

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Postgraduate tutor and senior lecturer in nursing, University of Chester

Thomas Currid, programme lead for mental health, University of Essex

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Programme lead for mental health, University of Essex

Paul Fish, executive director of nursing, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital

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Executive director of nursing, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital

Carole Fry, lead nurse for infection prevention and control, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital

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Lead nurse for infection prevention and control, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital

Bob Gates, professor of learning disabilities, University of West London

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Professor of learning disabilities, University of West London

Susan Hamer, director of nursing, NIHR Clinical Research Network

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Director of nursing, NIHR Clinical Research Network

Helen Laverty MBE, professional lead for learning disability nursing, University of Nottingham

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Professional lead for learning disability nursing, University of Nottingham

Alison Leary, professor of healthcare and workforce modelling, London South Bank University

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Professor of healthcare and workforce modelling, London South Bank University

Jill Maben OBE, professor of health services research and nursing, University of Surrey

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Professor of health services research and nursing, University of Surrey

Ruth May, executive director of nursing at NHS Improvement and deputy CNO for England

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Executive director of nursing at NHS Improvement and deputy CNO for England

Gail Mooney, associate professor, Swansea University

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Associate professor, Swansea University

Dr Joan Myers OBE, chief nurse for integrated services for children with disabilities, Achieving for Children

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Chief nurse for integrated services for children with disabilities, Achieving for Children

Crystal Oldman CBE, chief executive, Queen’s Nursing Institute

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Chief executive, Queen’s Nursing Institute

Anne Marie Rafferty CBE, professor of nursing policy, King’s College London

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Professor of nursing policy, King’s College London

Liz Rix, chief nurse, University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust

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Chief nurse, University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust

Diane Sarkar, chief nursing officer, Mid-Essex, Southend and Basildon Hospitals

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Chief nursing officer, Mid-Essex, Southend and Basildon Hospitals

Dame Eileen Sills DBE, chief nurse and deputy chief executive, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

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Chief nurse and deputy chief executive, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

Dee Sissons, chief executive, Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People

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Chief executive, Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People

Professor Deborah Sturdy OBE, director of health and wellbeing, Royal Hospital Chelsea

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Director of health and wellbeing, Royal Hospital Chelsea