Phil Laybourne

Trustee

Location: United Kingdom

Name & qualifications:
Phil Laybourne, BA Joint Honours – French and Economics, University of Sheffield

Background

Phil has led a successful career working in sales and marketing roles as well as the Charity sector, latterly as Board Director across a number of retail marketing and consumer insight consultancies (dunnhumby, Tesco, IRI and RMG). He has also worked across several regional and national charities in educational enterprise (Young Enterprise and Student Business Company), poverty alleviation (Foodbank) and Christian-based community support programmes such as Employment Plus and as Chairman of Newbury Street Pastors. He lives in Berkshire with his wife, Karen and they have two grown up daughters.

Employment:

  • 2017 – 2022: Company Secretary, Chief Operations Officer, and Executive Director for Eternal Wall of Answered Prayer and The Wall (Developments) Ltd.
  • 2016 – 2017: Global Solutions Director, Retail Marketing Group
  • 2015: Sales and Marketing Director, Gradweb
  • 2011 – 2014: Senior Vice President , Business Insights, IRI
  • 2001 – 2010: Commercial Director, dunnhumby UK (part of Tesco Stores Plc)
  • 1998 –  2001: Client Director, Catalina Marketing
  • 1984 – 1998: Ranks Hovis McDougall (assorted Commercial and Strategic Planning roles

Other positions:

  • Chairman – Ascension Trust (Newbury Street Pastors)
  • Executive Director – Eternal Wall of Answered Prayer
  • Vice Chair of Governors – The Willink School, Burghfield, Reading
  • Trustee – Victory Room, Bucklebury

Michelle Joseph

Trustee

Name & qualifications:
Michelle Joseph MBBS, BSc(Hons), MSc, PhD, FRCS

Employment: An academic trauma and orthopaedic surgeon, Instructor at Harvard Medical School in the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine on the Program in Global Surgery and Social Change.

Other positions:

  1. Chief Strategy and Health Equity Officer, Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School
  2. Director, Equity Research Hub
  3. Honorary Clinical Lecturer at the University of Warwick
  4. Hope Health Action (UK/USA NGO) Trustee
  5. Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Instructor
  6. Primary Trauma Care (PTC) Instructor
  7. Royal College of Surgeons of England Fellow
  8. British Orthopaedic Association Member
  9. American College of Surgeons Fellow
  10. The Academy of the Asian Collaboration for Trauma Fellow
  11. Principal Investigator on the PROTHA Study (PROject Trauma HAiti), IMPACT Study (Integrated Military Partnerships and Civilian Trauma Systems), CER Study (Conference Equity Research) and Racial Health Equity Framework Study.

Awards:

  • 2021: Harvard T.H. Chan MPH Scholarship, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
  • 2007: Lightowler Orthopedic First Prize, Lightowler Annual Orthopedic Meeting, Basildon University Hospital
  • 2007: Lightowler Orthopedic Second Prize, Lightowler Annual Orthopedic Meeting, Basildon University Hospital
  • 2005: Royal College of Surgeons of England Opportunities in Surgery Poster Prize, Opportunities in Surgery Annual National Meeting
  • 2004: Merit Award in Women’s Health and Communicable Diseases, University College London Medical School
  • 2004: The Lord Mayor’s Anniversary Award: Elective Orthopedic Patient Hospital Stay, Lord Mayor and City of London
  • 2004: Amulree Award, Amulree Trustees, British Geriatrics Society
  • 2003: Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Scholarship, University College London Medical School
  • 2001: Intercalated Medical Students Award for Academic Performance and Quality of Research, The PPP Foundation

Grants:

  • 2020: Kletjian Foundation
  • 2019: Global Surgery Foundation, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh Foundation/research
  • 2019: Institute of Advanced Study – Global Challenges Research Fund (IAS-GCRF)
  • 2011: Joint Action, British Orthopaedic Association
  • 2009: Action Medical Research

Nigel Rossiter

Chair of Trustees

Location: United Kingdom

Name & qualifications:
Nigel Rossiter MB BS FRCSEd(Tr&Orth) FFSTEd

Employment:
Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon, Basingstoke UK – since 2002
Previously Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon HM Forces (Army) 1985-2003

Other positions:

  • G4 Alliance advocacy group chair and strategy board member
  • Faculty Advisory Board for faculty of Remote Rural & Humanitarian Health at Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • Member Oxford University Global Surgery Group
  • Chair Incision Indemnity
  • Medical advisory board Open Medical
  • Senior medical adviser Rams Rugby
  • Previous chair of Orthopaedic Trauma Education AO UK & Ireland
  • Past (& founding) President – Orthopaedic Trauma Society
  • Emeritus International member Orthopaedic Trauma Association
  • Fellow of Faculty of Surgical Trainers
  • Fellow British Orthopaedic Association and Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, and, member of British Association for Surgery of the Knee, Combined Services Orthopaedic Society, Gauvain Society, Girdlestone Orthopaedic Society, AOTrauma
  • National Institute health and Care Excellence panellist
  • Member International Committee for VTE prevention in Orthopaedic surgery
  • Clinical reviewer for National Institute of Health Research
  • South Central England Trauma network institution panel
  • Previous Clinical Director Dept of Trauma & Orthopaedics and Chair of Trauma & Major Incident committee – Hampshire Hospitals

Awards:

  • Combined Services Orthopaedic Surgery prize 1993, 1994, 1995
  • Drummond scholar HM Forces 1996
  • Wessex Orthopaedic Trainer of the Year 2010 & 2020
  • Inspiring educator of the year finalist NHS Shine awards 2014 & 2015
  • Hippocrates award for excellence in field of Medicine – Who’s Who 2013

Gold Honour

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Mulinda Nyirenda

Trustee

Location: Malawi

Name & qualifications:
Mulinda Nyirenda, MBBS, MMed, FCP

Employment:

  • Senior Lecturer, Kamuzu University of Health Sciences (formerly University of Malawi – College of Medicine and Kamuzu College of Nursing), Blantyre, Malawi
  • Emergency and Internal Medicine Physician, Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi

Other positions:

  • College of Medicine-Johns Hopkins Research Project, Blantyre, Malawi; Clinical Research Investigator
  • International Federation of Emergency Medicine, current Board Member (Regional Representative for Africa)
  • Africa Federation of Emergency Medicine, current Board Member (Regional Representative for Africa)
  • International Christian Medical and Dental Association, Board Member
  • International Faculty Member for Certification Program in Emergency Medicine, Indus Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
  • African Journal of Emergency Medicine Journal; Associate Editor

Awards:

  • 2021: William Rutherford Award Co-Recipient

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Andrew Taylor

Trustee

Name & qualifications:
Andrew Taylor FCPFA

Employment:
Andrew owns Cloverdene Consulting Ltd, which assists organisations in the areas of risk management, corporate governance, merger and integration, regulatory compliance and stakeholder management. Prior to this he had senior management roles in a number local authorities and housing associations.

Other positions:

  • Lay member (governance) – Brighton and Hove Clinical Commissioning Group
  • Trustee and Chair of Audit Committee – Connexus Housing Group
  • Trustee and Chair of Business Planning and Finance Committee – YMCA Downslink Group

Jeanne Frossard

Trustee

Name & qualifications:
Jeanne Frossard Mb ChB. FRCA

Employment:
Semi-retired Consultant anaesthetist, University College London Hospital (UCLH) Trust

Other positions:

  • Primary Trauma Care instructor in 17 different countries, mainly Africa and the Middle East
  • Mentor for students of the Madrinha trust
  • Anaesthetist for the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
  • Emergency Room Trauma Care (ERTC) course for the ICRC
  • PTC instructor for Mercy Ships
  • Co-director for Anaesthesia in Developing Countries (ADC) course in Uganda
  • Lecturer on the Developing World Anaesthesia  (DWA) course

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Georgina Phillips

Trustee

Location: Australia

Name & qualifications:
Georgina Phillips, MBBS, FACEM

Employment:

  • Emergency Physician, St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
  • Senior Lecturer and Honorary Fellow, University of Melbourne, Australia
  • PhD Scholar and Senior Lecturer, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Australia

Other positions:

  • Global Emergency Care Committee, Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (ACEM); former Chair, current committee member
  • ACEM Foundation; Board member
  • ACEM Country Liaison Representative;
    • Solomon Islands
    • The Pacific Community
  • Visiting Emergency Medicine Lecturer and Faculty, School of Medicine:
    • Fiji National University
    • University of Papua New Guinea
  • Honorary Professor, Emergency Medicine
    • University of Medicine (1), Yangon, Myanmar
  • St Vincent’s Pacific Health Fund; Board Member
  • Emergency Medicine Australasia Journal; Section Editor

Awards:

  • ACEM 2019: Tom Hamilton Oration
  • ACEM 2012: Teaching Excellence Award
  • ACEM: Research awards for published / presented papers (2019, 2020), shared funding grants for research projects (2007, 2013)
  • ACEM: International Development Grants (project funding) (2012, 2020)
  • World Health Organisation: Project funding grant for ‘Epidemic Ethics’ research (2020)
  • Medical Journal of Australia publication prize (2015)
  • Australian Medical Association Sir Richard Stawell research prize (2007)

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Arun Prasad

Trustee

Location: India

Name & qualifications:
Dr Arun Prasad, FRCS (UK), FRCSEd, FACS (USA), MS (MAMC), MBBS (AFMC)

Employment:

  • Senior Consultant in General, GI & Bariatric Surgeon, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi, 2020 onwards
  • Formerly:
    • Head of Department of Surgery, Chief of Surgical Gastroenerology & Bariatric Surgery. Manipal Hospitals, New Delhi, India, 2018 2020
    • Senior Consultant in General, GI & Bariatric Surgeon, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi, 1995 2018

Other positions:

  • President of Obesity Surgery Society of India (OSSI)
  • International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity (IFSO)
  • President International MGBOAGB Club ( Bariatric Surgery )
  • Founder member of BRICS Bariatric Surgery Society
  • Founder member of Indian branch of Clinical Robotic Surgeons Association (CRSA)
  • Academic Coordinator of International Bariatric Club Academy (IBCA)
  • Vice President of Indian Association of Gastroendoscopic Surgeons ( IAGES )
  • Executive Member of Association of Surgeons of India ( Delhi chapter )
  • Editor of Journal of Minimal Access Surgery (JMAS)
  • Editor of World Journal of Gastroenterology
  • Reviewer Surgical Endoscopy, Obesity Surgery
  • Board member of EC Journal of Gastrotenterology
  • Editorial Board Member of Journal of Bariatric Surgery(JBS)
  • Editorial Board Member of World Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Trustee Primary Trauma Care Foundation (PTC), Oxford, UK

 

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Juan Carlos Duarte

Trustee

Location: Venezuela

Name & qualifications:
Juan Carlos Duarte Giraldo, MD MTSVA

Employment:
Staff Anesthesiologist, Policlínica Las Mercedes. Caracas – Venezuela

Other positions:
Coordinator CLASA Education Committee
Instructor, Simulation Lab, Venezuelan Society of Anesthesiology

Gold Honour

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