Dr Andrew Wakeman, medical director
Andy has been Medical Director since June 2013. He has significant previous experience in both primary care and public health and he has been actively involved in teaching and training undergraduate students and postgraduate clinicians for many years. Andy has also held a number of senior leadership positions within the NHS, including seven years as a Director of Public Health. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of General Practitioners, a Member of the Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management and a Fellow of the Faculty of Public Health Medicine.
Roles / Responsibilities:
As medical director he is responsible for the appointment, development and professional leadership of the medical and dental staff. Andy acts as the Caldicott Guardian for the organisation and is responsible for clinical effectiveness and audit. He also has responsibility for health and safety, infection control and prevention, medicines management and research and innovation.
Base: Trust Headquarters, Priestley Wharf
Telephone: 0121 466 7014
Executive Assistant: Nicki Hackett 0121 466 7022