What is the Assembly?

The Assembly

This is a diverse multi-disciplinary forum providing the Council with ready access to experts from a broad range of health and care professions invited by the Chair. Membership of the Assembly will encompass the 'birth to death' spectrum of NHS care and the five domains of the NHS Outcomes Framework. Membership will include clinical leaders from all health organisations, professions and care settings, local authorities, the academic health science networks, the Royal Colleges and representatives of patients and the public.

The Role of the Assembly

To inform the Clinical Senate Council’s formulation of strategic clinical advice and delivery of strategic clinical leadership and to influence the provision of the best overall care and outcomes for patients in the West Midlands.

Present Members:

Dr Martin Allen - University Hospital of North Midlands NHS Trust

Dr Giles Berrisford - Consultant Perinatal Psychiatrist - Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust

Dr Sharon Binyon - Mental Health, Dementia and Neurological Conditions Clinical Network, NHS England

Dr Fiona Clark - Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust

Dr Peter Correa - University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust

Mr Edward Davis - The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust

Dr Jonathan Hopkins - University Hospital Birmingham

Dr Neil Jenkins - Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust

Prof Mark Kilby - Birmingham Women's Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Dr Richard Mupanemunda - Birmingham Heartlands Hospital

Dr Chris Parker - West Midlands Academic Health Science Network

Dr Susan Protheroe - Birmingham Children's Hospital NHS Trust

Shilpi Rahman - Practice Manager/Business Partner

Dr Karim Saad - Mental Health, Dementia and Neurological Conditions Clinical Network, NHS England 

Dr Paresh Sonsale - Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust

Mr Gareth Staton - NHS England

Mr Philip Toosz-Hobson - Birmingham Women's Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Mr. Ramanan Vadivelu MSc, MD, FRCSEd, FRCS(Tr & Orth)
Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, Wolverhampton

Mr Nicholas White - Birmingham Children's Hospital and University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust