The Board serves to ensure the representation of each constituent NHS organisation, and relevant Higher Education Institutions, in the governance of the CLRN. The Board takes oversight of the activities of the CLRN, ensuring that the interests and priorities of the constituent organisations are carefully considered and inform its activities.
Current members of the West Midlands (South) CLRN Board are:
|Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust ||Dr Sharon Binyon|
|Coventry Teaching PCT (Arden Cluster) ||Ms Fay Baillie|
|Coventry University ||Professor Gill Furze|
|George Eliot Hospital NHS Trust ||Mr Loay David |
|Herefordshire PCT ||Ms Nicky Willett |
|South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust ||Mr Olanrewaju Sorinola|
|Topic Specific Research Networks Representative ||Ms Maxine Taylor|
|University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust ||Professor Chris Imray|
|University of Worester ||Professor Roy Kennedy|
|UNTRAP/User Representative ||Mr Andrew Entwistle|
|Warwick and Coventry Primary Care Research ||Professor Jeremy Dale|
|Warwick Clinical Trials Unit ||Dr Sarah Duggan|
|Warwickshire PCT (Arden Cluster) ||Ms Fay Baillie|
|Warwick University ||Professor Kate Seers|
|West Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust ||Dr Andy Carson|
|Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust ||Dr Steve Graystone |
|Worcestershire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust ||Dr Bill Creaney |
|Worcestershire PCT ||Ms Karen Hunter|
|Wye Valley NHS Trust ||Dr Peter Wilson|
The Clinical Director, Professor Scott Weich and Senior Manager, Emma Patterson, are also members of the CLRN Board and are supported by the CLRN and Host Organisation Finance reprsentative, Mr. Chris Moore.
Board membership is reviewed annually.
CLRN Board Chair: Mr Martin Lee
Martin Lee qualified as a doctor in Birmingham in 1974 and has been a Consultant Surgeon for the past 25 years. He has been Medical Director at City Hospital Birmingham and University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust, where he was also Chief Executive from 2007-08. In 2011 he was appointed to be Medical Director of the Arden Primary Care Trust Cluster.
After early contributions to cardiorespiratory physiology research in Oxford he developed a longstanding national involvement with breast cancer clinical trials and audit. He has been President of the Association of Breast Surgery, and currently chairs the Breast Group of the National Cancer Intelligence Network.
Dates of Board meetings
11 September 2012, 14.00-16.00
University Hospital Coventry and Worcester University (via videoconference)
To be confirmed