Professor Health Innovation Policy and Practice. University of Bedfordshire. Senior Scholar Hartford Institute Geriatric Nursing, New York University. Former Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Health Services. Labour Government, 2007-2010. Labour MP 1997-2010.
Fellow of the Queen’s Nursing Institute; Fellow Royal Society of Medicine. Visiting Professor Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery Kings College London; Hon Lecturer Imperial College Institute of Global Health Innovation. Awards: Public Figure of the Year.. Leading Cancer Charity for Campaigning Role for Ovarian Cancer. Hon Doctor of Laws University of Bedfordshire.
Charity: Trustee The Katie Piper Foundation; Trustee Florence Nightingale Foundation. Special Interest: Innovative Care of Older people. Design to bring respect and dignity. Working to improve the knowledge of the Health Team within this wonderful yet challenging group, UK and Globally. Community Nursing and Pallative Care.