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Stephen Dalton

Stephen Dalton – Project Sponsor 

Stephen joined the Mental Health Network as Chief Executive in January 2013. A nurse by background, Stephen has been an NHS provider services Chief Executive for 17 years holding posts in Merseyside, Cheshire and latterly Cumbria where, for 9 years, he was CEO of Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust.


Sandra Knight - Expert HR Advisor

Sandra has worked in a variety of corporate, human resources and organisation development roles at regional, district, hospital, community and primary care level.

She is currently Director of Human Resources and Organisation Development at Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust, a combined community and mental health Trust which she joined in May 2007. She is a qualified executive Coach, ACAS trained mediator and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. 


Wing-San Chan - Administrator


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What the new Prime Minister will mean for the NHS | Niall Dickson

15 / 7 / 2019 8.44am

Barring the unexpected, Boris Johnson will be our next Prime Minister. And this matters for all of us concerned about the NHS. Apart from his own priorities, he will bring a new Chancellor, possibly a new Health Secretary in England and, of course, continued uncertainty about Brexit and much else. Niall Dickson, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, reinforces what we need to make sure stays on the political agenda.

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