Julia Owen, East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust
Julia Owen
Deputy director of education, research and innovation
East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust

Julia has extensive education leadership experience within the NHS in community, specialist and secondary care and has also worked in a university setting as a lecturer/module lead for child public health. She currently chairs the Lancashire and South Cumbria ICS Collaborative Education Forum and is a member of the People Board She is a Florence Nightingale Foundation Aspiring Director Scholar, a Registered Nurse, has been a Midwife and is a Specialist Community Public Health Practitioner/ Health Visitor and Non-medical prescriber. She has a BA in Health Studies, a BSC in Public Health, a Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Education - on NMC register as a Practice Teacher/Lecturer and a Master Degree in Education which involved undertaking a national research study She is also a qualified Coach and Mentor for the Leadership Academy Julia is passionate about education and research and believes that it underpins high quality patient care and delivery of innovative services.