Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust , Patient Safety Improvement Lead
Nick is a doctor who stepped away from frontline clinical care to pursue a career path in patient safety, a route that very few doctors follow. He has a Masters in human factors and now applies this to the retrospective review of incidents and proactive improvement for safer systems. Nick is an effective healthcare educator with particular expertise in the use of simulation within the clinical environment to explore the influencing factors on individual and team performance in practice. He is also undertaking a PhD exploring how healthcare can use near-miss reporting to explore system resilience.