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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.

North East and North Cumbria AHSN

Contact: Helen Ridley
Website: http://ahsn-nenc.org.uk/q-initiative

Q Connectors: Yitka Graham, Gillian Janes, Louise Wilson

Yorkshire and Humber AHSN (through the Improvement Academy)

Contact: Alison Lovatt
Website: www.improvementacademy.org/

Q Connectors: Clare Ashby, Tony Jamieson, Alison Lovatt, Liz Watson

East Midlands AHSN

Contact: Cheryl Crocker
Website: www.emahsn.org.uk/

Q Connector: Mandy Rudczenko

Eastern AHSN

Contact: Susan Went
Website: www.eahsn.org/

Q Connector: Barbara Hercliffe

UCLPartners AHSN

Contact: Kate Hall
Website: http://www.uclpartners.com/Q

Q Connectors: Sophie Bulmer, Sam McIntyre

Imperial College Health Partners AHSN

Contact: Ronke Akerele
Website: www.imperialcollegehealthpartners.com/

Please e-mail if you’d like to find out more about being a Q Connector here.

South London AHSN (Health Innovation Network)

Contact: Eric Barratt
Website: www.hin-southlondon.org/

Q Connectors: Leigh Forsyth, Zoe Lord

Kent, Surrey and Sussex AHSN

Contact: Sarah Leng
Website: www.kssahsn.net/Pages/default.aspx

Q Connectors: Sarah Leng, Natasha Scott

Oxford AHSN

Contact: Katherine Edwards 
Website: www.oxfordahsn.org/

Please e-mail if you’d like to find out more about being a Q Connector here.

Wessex AHSN

Contact: Tracy Broom
Website: www.wessexahsn.org.uk/

Q Connectors: Joe Croombs, Lesley Mackenzie, Deborah Matthews, Carol Read

South West AHSN

Contact: Jennifer Ellis
Website: www.swahsn.com/

Q Convener: Helen Smith

Q Connectors: Dan Beale-Cocks, Matt Bell, Andrea Gibbons, Rebecca Harriott, Mark Juniper, William Lilley, Jane Pightling

West of England AHSN

Contact: Louise Porter
Website: www.weahsn.net/

Q Convenor: Hein leRoux

Q Connectors: Elizabeth Beech, Bridget Kelly, Andrew Seaton, Tricia Woodhead

West Midlands AHSN

Contacts: Gavin Russell and Peter Jeffries
Website: www.wmahsn.org/

Q Connector: Helen Billings

Greater Manchester AHSN

Contact: Jane Macdonald
Website: www.gmahsn.org/

Please e-mail if you’d like to find out more about being a Q Connector here.

North West Coast AHSN (Innovation Agency)

Contact: Juliette Kumar
Website: www.innovationagencynwc.nhs.uk/

Please e-mail if you’d like to find out more about being a Q Connector here.

Scotland (through Healthcare Improvement Scotland)

Contact: Heather Shearer
Website: www.healthcareimprovementscotland.org/

Q Connectors: Graham Mackenzie, Jordan Napier

Northern Ireland (through HSC Safety Forum)

Contact: Levette Lamb
Website: www.publichealth.hscni.net/directorate-nursing-and-allied-health-professions/hsc-safety-forum

Q Connector: Levette Lamb

Wales (through Public Health Wales)

Contact: Dominique Bird
Website: www.publichealthwales.wales.nhs.uk/

Q Connector: Grant Evans, Debra Woolley

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