Annual conference strand 3 - 2019

Enhancing our workforce – our people and teams

Thursday 10 October 2019

0925 – 0930 Welcome from Strand Chair

0930 – 1010 Nurse leadership in primary care


  • Karen Storey, Primary Care Nursing Lead, NHS England and NHS Improvement
  • Ben Scott, Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Doncaster South Primary Care Network
  • Julie Bolus, Board Member, NAPC
  • Skylar Crutchlow, Nurse Manager, Holbrooks Health Team, Coventry


10:20 – 11:00 Maximising the role of clinical pharmacists within primary care networks and teams

  • Ash Soni OBE, Vice President, International Pharmacy Federation (FIP), Assembly and English Pharmacy Board Member, Royal Pharmaceutical Society, NAPC Council Member
  • Dr Reg Rehal, Advanced Pharmacist Practitioner, Clinical Pharmacist Lead, Thurrock Health Hubs and Clinical Director, Tilbury and Chadwell Primary Care Network
  • Dr Bruce Warner, Deputy Chief Pharmaceutical Officer, NHS England and NHS Improvement


1210 – 1240  In conversation with Prerana Issar, Chief People Officer, NHS England and NHS Improvement

Hosted by Dr Nav Chana MBE, National PCH Clinical Director, NAPC


1250 – 1330 Exploring the way forward for district nursing – innovative models and collaborative working with PCNs

Panel include:

  • Dr Crystal Oldman CBE, Chief Executive, Queen’s Nursing Institute
  • David Farnsworth, Associate Director Integrated Care, Wye Valley NHS Trust and member of Herefordshire Integrated Care Alliance Primary Care Home
  • Claire James, District Nurse, Herefordshire Primary Care Home
  • Dr David Colin-Thome OBE, Fellow of the Queen’s Nursing Institute
  • Dr Nathalie Dukes, CEO, Freshney Pelham Primary Care Home
  • Elizabeth Clift, Clinical Lead Manager, Freshney Pelham Primary Care Home
  • Jill Ottley, Operational Nurse Manager, Freshney Pelham Primary Care Home