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Q in your area

Find out who your local lead for Q is, which organisation is helping to run activities, opportunities in your area and more

As well as your local lead/organisation, also listed are your nearest members of Q’s Connectors network – volunteers who can help you with engagement challenges, inspiration and more – and your Convener, who is part of the governance structure of Q.

East Midlands AHSN

Contact: Eddie Alder

Q Connectors: Diane KetleyKatie Clarke-DayMandy Rudczenko

Regional online groups:
Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Q

Eastern AHSN

Healthcare Improvement Scotland

Health Innovation Manchester

National Quality and Patient Safety Directorate Ireland

Imperial College Health Partners

Kent, Surrey and Sussex AHSN

Contact: Ursula Clarke  and  Dawn Nortman
Q Connectors: Ursula Clarke, Michele Findlay, Sarah Leng, Natasha Scott

Groups in the region:
Kingston Hospital NHS FT: Jonathan Grellier

North East and North Cumbria AHSN

Contact: Philip Kyle
Q Connectors: Yitka GrahamLouise Wilson

Groups in the region:
South Tees Hospital: Tony Roberts
Newcastle Hospitals Foundation Trust:  Annette Richardson
Teesside University: Susy Cook

North West Coast AHSN (Innovation Agency)

Contact: Juliette Kumar
Q Connectors: Lisa Knight, John Roberts

Regional online groups:
Q in the North West Coast

Other groups in the region:
Lancashire Care: Helen Lee

Oxford AHSN

Contact: Katherine Edwards
Q Connector: Larry Gardiner

Regional online groups:
Oxford AHSN (Thames Valley area) Group

South London AHSN (Health Innovation Network)

Contact: Cleo Butterworth
Q Connectors: Cleo Butterworth, Leigh Forsyth, John LodgeZoe Lord

Groups in the region:
SW London: Jonathan Grellier

South West AHSN

Contact: William Lilley
Q Connectors: Andrea Gibbons, William Lilley, Jane Pightling

Regional online groups:
South West Q
South West Q Commons Stewardship Group

Other groups in the region:
Derriford Hospital: David Viira
Plymouth region: Matt Hill
Portsmouth Hospitals Trust: Bev Watson and Gillian Ryan

UCLPartners (London, East, North and Essex)

Wessex AHSN

West Midlands AHSN

Contacts: Jodie Mazur
Q Connector: Hesham Abdalla,  Helen Billings

Groups in the region:
Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust: Hesham Abdalla

Wales (through Improvement Cymru)

Contact: Mark Wilson
Q Connector: Grant Evans, Alex HicksDebra Woolley

Groups in the region:
Cardiff & Vale University Health Board: Joanne Hill

West of England AHSN

Yorkshire and Humber AHSN (through the Improvement Academy)

Contact: Alison Lovatt
Q Connectors: Clare Ashby, Helen CrimliskTony Jamieson, Liz Watson, Georgina Duncan, Gillian Janes

Groups in the region:

Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust: Clare Ashby
Humber Teaching NHS FT: John Byrne