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Parliament

Monday began with more appraisals, calls and meetings at the West End Donor Centre. Tuesday started with an early morning meeting with Henny Braund who runs the Anthony Nolan Charity talking all things stem cell. This was followed by a board preparation session for our main board meeting later in the month, before John Pattullo

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Regeneration

Short week, but seemed busy. Tuesday started fairly close to home with a visit to the South Central SNOD team. I talked about the challenges and opportunities for the coming year, including advanced cell therapies, of which more later. We talked about the vital role the SNODs play in being the local leaders for organ

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Goodbye

This week has been a little sad as we say goodbye to our colleagues from North Wales as they leave NHSBT to join the new All Wales Blood Service – more on this later. Monday started in the West End Donor centre with a number of meetings and carrying on with appraisals for the senior

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Summit

Monday started with some early morning calls and final preparations for the Senior Leadership Summit. The event started at 4.30 and I kicked things off with a presentation. I talked about the need for us to support the NHS by continuing our work on improving productivity and safety, as well as ensuring that all of

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East

Monday started with 121s and appraisals at the West End, finishing up with a call. Tuesday was more 121s and calls. Wednesday was a day off. We are starting to look at Universities for my son – this week it was (sunny) Cardiff! Thursday was off to Suffolk to visit the Cambridge mobile blood team

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