Our Trustees

Professor George Tadros, Chairman Deputy Medical Director, Birmingham & Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust Professor of Psychiatry and Dementia, Aston Medical School, Aston University

Dr Zoe Wyrko, Consultant Geriatrician – University Hospitals Birmingham

Ms Bernie Keenan, Senior Lecturer, Birmingham City University

Ms Bernie Keenan, Senior Lecturer, Birmingham City University
Upon completion of my nurse training I gained clinical experience at The National Hospital for Nervous Diseases & the Kings College Hospitals group in London. During this period, I completed a first degree at The London School of Economics & Political Science.
I moved to Birmingham in 1985 to undertake a Sisters post at West Heath Hospital and subsequently Clinical Nurse Specialist posts at The Manor Hospital and Selly Oak Hospital. During this period, I completed an MSc at Birmingham University. From 1987-2006 I held a Lecturer/Practitioner post at University Hospital Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust & Birmingham City University and I am currently a full time Senior Lecturer at the University and Programme leader for the Postgraduate Case Management of Long Term Conditions course. I am a research peer reviewer for the Department of Health National Institute for Health Research: Research for patient benefit programme and represent Nursing and Public & Patient Involvement on the Birmingham & Black Country Comprehensive Local Research Network Executive. My own research and publications are focussed on the care of older people in the Acute General Hospital setting.

Mrs Greta Alleyne, Senior Nurse Independent Sector, Member of RCN National Steering Committee Group for Older People & Dementia Care

Mrs Margaret Harries, Lead Nurse Older Adults, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation

Dr Peter Mayer, Retired Consultant Geriatrician, Lead Governor Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Mike Marshall MIHM, Dip.HSM (B'ham)

Mike is no newcomer to the West Midlands having worked in Age Care, Herefordshire, in both general and mental health nurse management as far back as 1978 and was a recipient of the Birmingham Hospital Saturday Travel Scholarship in 1981. Latterly Mike was Assistant Director of Nursing Services at Southampton University Hospitals, a General Manager in Bromsgrove and Redditch, moving into local and national Government as a Commissioner of social care and health services. Describing himself as a "boundroid" across health and social care, Mike is looking forward to his association as a Trustee with the Institute of Ageing and Health.

Jeanette Lane, Administrator, Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Trust

Tom Storrow, retired Chair, Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Trust and Associate Course Director with the Leadership Trust, Herefordshire

Professor Joanne Rybacka-Brooke, Director of Centre for Social Care, Health and Related Research and Director of International Dementia and Culture Collaborative.

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