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John Illingworth

Head of Patient Safety

John joined UCLPartners as Head of Patient Safety in March 2018. John leads the patient safety programme, overseeing a range of local initiatives and national programmes to support improvement in areas ranging from the management of patient deterioration to improving the safety culture of NHS organisations. John is currently seconded from the Health Foundation, where he led their patient safety work, and previously worked in healthcare regulation in a range of policy, investigation and analytical roles. John has an MSc in Health Policy from Imperial College London.