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Right Arrow Trust shares expertise with EU
24 November 2009 at 15:37
Senior EU Health Specialist, Chris White, of the North West Health Brussels Office visited Southport & Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust this week to meet Microbiology Consultant Dr Judith Bowley, and Trust Chairman Sir Ron Watson.

Because the Trust has a reputation as a leader in infection control and prevention, Mr White was keen to see how we could help to spread best practice across other EU Member States. It is hoped that a funding stream can be identified to enable us to build on our expertise and share this with others.

Sir Ron said of Chris's visit; "I have worked with Chris for some time in conjunction with work done at European level. I am delighted that he was able to visit the Trust when in the North West for a short time. We want to be in the forefront of developments in infection control and pass on our skills to others within the EU as far as we can."

Notes to Editors

Chris White is pictured on the left with Sir Ron Watson and Dr Judith Bowley

Issued by Matthew King, Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust.

Enquiries to: Matthew King Tel: 01704 704714